Does Your Child Need Braces?

Does Your Child Need Braces?

Welcome to Friday Focus with Dr. “O”. This week’s topic answers the question, “Does Your Child Need Braces?” There are several signs that a child may need braces and they include mouth breathing, irregular loss of baby teeth, problems biting or chewing, thumb sucking, crowded or misplaced teeth, cheek biting, jaws that are recessed, make …

Braces Again?

Understandably a very common question that parents ask our orthodontists is “Why Does My Child Need Braces Again?” Dr. “O” and Dr. “Wil” recommend seeing children at the age of about 7 or earlier if your family dentists suggest that they be seen earlier. After that, the doctors will recommend seeing them on about a …