Early Treatment

Many parents are surprised to learn that their child should see an orthodontist for the first time at the age of seven. Seems young but actually, at this age, permanent teeth are starting to erupt and an orthodontist can start to see any potential orthodontic issues. By catching these issues early, we can prevent more invasive treatment like extractions and jaw surgery later on.

Early Orthodontic TreatmentWhile it’s important to have a trained orthodontist evaluate your child’s mouth and jaws, there are some signs you can watch for as a parent such as:

Through our growth guidance program, we offer free check-ups for kids ages 7 and up! Schedule an evaluation today!