Common treatments that are included in preventive and corrective orthodontics are:
- Placing restorations to prevent premature loss of teeth.
- Placing space maintainers to hold space for a missing tooth.
- Recognising any deviation from the normal.
- Observing growth pattern of the teeth and bones.
- Correcting bad habits affecting the oral cavity as early as possible.
- Extracting teeth to prevent overcrowding.
- Removing deciduous teeth to provide space for permanent teeth.