Removable appliances can achieve their function between seven and twelve years of age.
Their efficiency ceases once the jaw development has been completed.
Removable appliances can be removed from mouth in order to clean the teeth and during the meals.
Length of the therapy depends on the phase in child’s growth, and clearly, how disciplined the child is when it comes to wearing them. The more the removable appliances are worn, the better the efficiency, and vice versa.
It is recommended that removable appliances are worn during sleep and 5 hours during the day.
Check-ups are done in intervals of 2 weeks to 1 month.