Orthodontists in Michigan provide their patient with modern orthodontic treatment, which consists of next steps:
1. Diagnostic stage: examination, analysis of models of the jaws, radiographic examination, structural analysis apparatus, treatment planning..
2. Preparation stage: oral hygiene, surgical procedures (if necessary).
3. The primary (medical) stage: production of the tools, its fixation, regular monitoring and correction. Duration of the stage is 1- 5 years, the frequency of visits is 1-2 times a month.
4. Retention phase: stabilization of results. This stage takes several years. If necessary, orthodontists appoint sanation of the oral cavity before starting orthodontic treatment: treatment of dental diseases (caries, pulpitis, etc.) and the implementation of hygiene and preventive measures (cleaning of dental plaque, fluoridation of teeth, etc.).