Functional Occlusion seminar

The Cyprus orthodontic society organized a seminar at Four Seasons hotel titled Functional Occlusion. Speakers were the renown Japanese Proffessor Dr Satao Sato, the American periodontist Dr. Bob Lamb and the dentist Dr Heike Kramer.

The audience was impressed from the analysis of how significant is the correct and functional occlusion in relation with any successful orthodontic and Prosthodontic treatment as well as the temporomandibular joint.

Enjoy the pictures from the seminar.We sincerely thank the Proffessors for giving us their lights into this important issue I. Orthodontics and dentistry in general.

Age one
First visit to the dentist at the latest|
Brushing teeth
Brushing teeth from age one = A treasure for your child's teeth|
Diet:
No more than 3 sugary snacks per day|
Dummy sucking
Better stop between 2-4 years old|
Thumb sucking
If your child is above 4 years old and is still thumb sucking, then we can help you|
Prevention
Dental prevention starts from pregnancy|
First tooth
First baby tooth erupts between 6/10 months|
Juices and soft drinks
Frequent consumption of juices and soft drinks can destroy your teeth fast|
Decay
Dental decay is the most frequent childhood disease|
Fluoride treatment
Fluoride treatments in the dental office twice a year can decrease dental decay by 40%!|
Sealants
Sealants can save the molar teeth from dental decay|
Fluoride
Fluoride causes no harm in the correct dose|
Mouth breathing
Chronic mouth breathing can cause serious orthodontic problems|
First exam
First orthodontic exam at age 6-7 years old|
Orthodontic treatment
Orthodontic treatment is for all ages|
Phobia
Dental phobia can be managed professionally|
Special needs
Children with special needs can find help in our office|