Orthodontic separators (commonly known as spacers) are rubber bands or metal
appliances ... Spacers are usually used to put spaces in between teeth before
braces are established. It can be agitating...
Children may need space maintainers if they lose a tooth early or have a baby (
primary) tooth extracted due to dental decay. If either is the case, it is important to
Nov 28, 2006 ... If a baby tooth is lost prematurely, you may need a space maintainer to ... a
Lingual Arch. This can eliminate the need for two unilateral spacers.
Jul 16, 2010 ... How Spacers Space Maintainers Look In Your Child's Mouth ... happens if a
space maintainer is not placed after a baby tooth gets extracted.
Your child may feel uncomfortable with the new spacer for several days after it ...
The spacer is intended to stay in your child's mouth until the new tooth starts to ...
Jul 17, 2013 ... My 5 year old storm baby went to the dentist for a pain in her tooth she had over
the weekend. Poor kid, it was infected and so they pulled it out.
An explanation of how premature baby tooth loss can lead to complications with
permanent teeth. How wearing a space maintainer can prevent these problems.
Mar 26, 2003 ... The total cost on this tooth extraction/spacer saga is going to be $470! .... I know
how heart-wrenching it can be having a child with dental ...
Sometimes, primary (baby) teeth are lost prematurely due to trauma or decay. ...
or “spacers” are inserted as placeholders until the permanent teeth are ready to ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=What Is a Spacer for Baby Teeth&v=uP9WlOYZ44s
Jun 8, 2014 ... because when they do a spacemainter they extract the baby tooth and ... if a
spacer is the same as a space maintainer I got 3 teeth taken out on ...