Orthodontia is about far more than a pretty smile, though we think that pretty smiles are important as well!
The fact is we need our teeth to chew and properly digest our food. With good care, our teeth should last a lifetime. Bite issues, jaw malformations and other problems can interfere with our ability to chew properly.
If you’ve read our articles, you know that it’s best for your child to see a Pediatric Dentist when his or her first tooth erupts. Click Here to see ‘how to prepare my child for a successful first visit’. Regular visits allow us to catch problems early, when they can be far easier to address.
What are some of the signs that my child might need braces?