Creed Orthodontics strives to provide the highest quality orthodontic care in and around Cypress, TX offering braces, Invisalign and more. Our doctors and trained team members dedicate themselves to helping children, teens and adults, achieve and maintain healthy smiles. We know that optimal oral healthy is something parents hope for their children. Continue reading to learn more about early orthodontic treatment.
When To Start Orthodontic Treatment
Orthodontics can help create more than just a new smile. Dr. Creed and the American Association of Orthodontics know that the optimal time frame to jump start your child’s orthodontic care should occur no later than the age of seven. At this age, most teeth have erupted and a proper screening and evaluation can be performed.
Early Orthodontic Treatment Has Advantages
Early orthodontic treatment can help catch common problems before they become more serious and can help ensure greater results in a shorter amount of time. Other advantages of conducting early care and orthodontic screenings include:
Decrease in treatment costs
Less chances of mouth trauma
Creating facial symmetry
How Orthodontics Can Help
Orthodontic treatment can transform a person’s facial features and appearance, If not properly addressed, these factors can have a negative affect on a person’s overall health and even self-esteem. Many common problems we address and treat include: