For children as early as age seven, we can address potential problems before they turn into challenges later in life. Early orthodontic treatment can also shorten treatment time in the future, such as if braces are needed during the later adolescent years.
You may wonder why the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) recommends a visit to the orthodontics at age seven. At that age, the first adult molars come in and the back bite is established. We can then evaluate your child’s bite, both front-to-back and side-to-side.
Early intervention allows to do the following
Also, early treatment reduces the need to remove teeth and decreases the time patients must wear braces. Though some people do not believe in orthodontic treatment, without it you may have to deal with the following problems according to AAO studies:
On the contrary, with orthodontic treatment you may have the following benefits:
We know that you would not settle for anything else than excellence for your little ones, and that is why we would love to assist you. don’t hesitate to contact us today at (281) 482-2640 (Friendswood) or (409) 943-5767 (Texas City).