When should my child see an orthodontist?

The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that your child visit an orthodontist for an initial consultation at the age of seven. By seven, your child’s teeth are beginning to erupt. An evaluation will allow us to determine whether your child’s jaws fit together properly and whether there will be adequate space for permanent teeth. It… Read more

Dentist or Orthodontist?

Nowadays, a lot of dentists are doing Invisalign and other orthodontic treatments. So why should you go out to see an orthodontist? For a little back story. Both require a bachelor’s degree and an application for dental school. They then complete a four-year doctorate program. Directly after graduation, general dentists may begin to practice dentistry…. Read more

What is the best age for my child to see an orthodontist?

The number one question asked is “When should my child see an orthodontist?” When you think of Orthodontic treatment, you probably think of teenagers with braces. Braces, however, are for straightening and aligning your teeth. While they can often help with other issues, some problems are best caught at a young age.So when should you take… Read more

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