Clinical Departments

 
Clinical Departments

 Department of Orthodontics

The treatment aims of the Department of Orthodontics are to improve occlusion and facial aesthetics and to correct malaligned teeth. The Department handles the full range of malocclusions and oro-facial deformities.

The Department makes up an important part of the Centre's Oro-facial Deformity Management team. It also collaborates closely with other medical and dental specialists in the team, managing patients with cleft lip and palate.


Scope of Practice

  • Orthodontic treatment with conventional fixed and
    removable appliances
  • Orthodontic treatment with aesthetic appliances
    (ceramic bracket systems, lingual orthodontics and Invisalign)
  • Interceptive orthodontic treatments including dentofacial orthopaedics
  • Management of dentofacial deformities
    • Combined orthodontic-orthognathic surgical treatment
    • Management of cleft lip and palate patients
    • Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea / Snoring patients

 

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