Preventive Dental Care

Malocclusion and its causes

Malocclusion is the term used for teeth that are not aligned properly.
Causes are various



• Early loss of baby teeth and there after loss of space for permanent teeth to erupt in the desired position

• Habits like thumb sucking, tongue thrusting

• Cleft lip and palate condition

At Northpoint Dental centre our aim is to,

• Prevent possibilities of malocclusion by preventing the contributory factors.
• Early detection of the developing malocclusion and management.
• Referral to the specialist where ever necessary.