Does my child need to wait until they have all of their permanent teeth to see an orthodontist?
May 14, 2019
If someone tells you that your child should have all of his/her permanent teeth before visiting the orthodontist for the first time, that “someone” is incorrect . In fact, putting off a first visit to the orthodontist until all of a child’s permanent teeth are in could do more harm than good.Read more
6 Facts About Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment Parents Should Know
March 7, 2019
Two-phase treatment means that treatment is done at two different times, often to take advantage of predictable stages of dental development.Read more
What if my dentist hasn’t sent my child to the orthodontist?
December 10, 2018
A referral from the dentist might not happen if the dentist isn’t evaluating the bite. AAO orthodontists don’t require a referral from a dentist.Read more