Looking for Reverse Pull Headgear in Chennai? Choose, Dr. Hari's Dental Centre. Reverse Pull Headgear is a face mask that is used as an appliance for growing patients to have their teeth stimulated. It is held at the maxillary and can be moved forward for a growing child with palatal upper jaw expansion. It is shortly known to be an orthodontic appliance that is used in growing patients to correct an underbite to help the upper jaw develop. Though this appliance enhances the growth of the jaw by pulling the jaw forward and our expert dentist teaches how to wear it and to have with you.
Most patients wear for 16 hours per day and the treatment ranges from 12 to 14 months depending on the severity of the bite and the growth of the skeleton. Since this reverse pull headgear is a very important part of orthodontic treatment as it helps to move your upper jaw forward with growth. It is highly discussed with many expert doctors as to have this treatment which is very serious and highly effective. Thus the doctors suggest the patients to have reverse pull headgear thus to prevent the need for complicated orthodontics down the road, and to avoid the need for jaw surgery.
If this treatment is done to you, then there should be many guidelines to take care of your teeth and mouth to achieve the best possible results such as when removing your headgear, taking much care to avoid injury in your lip, cheeks, etc. also enhanced in removing the headgear, not lifting your headgear over your face, never wear your headgear while playing sports and many other guidelines are followed by the doctors to have the prevention.
If you are in much pain about the appliance or the orthodontics you wear, please bring your headgear with you at the appointment and we help you to reduce your pain by giving the best treatment.