The purpose of preventive orthodontics is to prevent further worsening of your child’s problem and to improve their teeth position so that the jaw grows in its proper position.
The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that a child should be seen for their first orthodontic evaluation at the age of 6. Indeed, some children can greatly benefit from early treatment while other children can wait for all their adult teeth to come through.
Hakopian Varsik will be able to decide the appropriate time for starting treatment and will also determine whether preventive orthodontics may be appropriate for your child.
Signs your child could benefit from early treatment :
Benefits of preventive orthodontics :