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Space Maintainers Restoring Proper Tooth Alignment in Children
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Space maintainers play a crucial role in preserving a child's dental health and proper tooth alignment. Let's explore what space maintainers are and how they help in restoring and maintaining a healthy smile.

What are Space Maintainers?

1. Dental devices used when a baby tooth is lost prematurely.

2. Prevent neighboring teeth from shifting into the gap.

3. Preserve the space for the permanent tooth to erupt.

Types of Space Maintainers:

1. Band-and-Loop Maintainer: Attaches to adjacent teeth with a loop extending into the space.

2. Distal Shoe Maintainer: Inserts into the gum to hold space for a molar eruption.

Importance of Space Maintainers:

1. Prevents misalignment and crowding of permanent teeth.

2. Reduces the need for more extensive orthodontic treatment later.

Caring for Space Maintainers:

1. Keep the space maintainer clean with regular brushing.

2. Avoid sticky and hard foods to prevent damage.

If your child needs a space maintainer or for more information, visit

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