The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that children be evaluated by an orthodontist around seven years of age. At King Orthodontics we specialize in comprehensive orthodontic care for the entire family.
There are many ways to determine if your child is a candidate for orthodontic treatment.
In addition to a referral from their dentist, parents can be on the lookout for:
At this age children usually have both baby and permanent teeth. That accompanied by rapidly growing jaws makes it easier for an orthodontist identify both current and potential tooth and jaw problems. Early evaluation often leads to preventative treatment may eliminate the need for surgery or more invasive procedures later.
With early treatment it is easier for our doctors to:
Correct any jaw or tooth problems caused by thumb-sucking and also improve minor speech problems.
Early evaluation and treatment is the best way for your child to have a healthy, confident smile for the rest of his or her life. If you would like to learn more about braces and other orthodontic treatments for children, call or email our practice for a complimentary consultation. We have convenient locations in Wexford, Pittsburgh, and Bridgeville. Our team will work with you to help find appointments that will fit your busy schedule.
Two convenient office locations in Wexford and Bridgeville to meet your needs.
For over 30 years, King Orthodontics has helped children and adult achieve confident, healthy smiles.
From Invisalign, Periodontics, and Two-Phase Treatment and more, King Orthodontics uses the best technology to serve their patients.
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