Early Intervention Orthodontics For Young Children
What Is Orthodontics?
Treatment of Orthodontic Issues in Children
The first adult molars erupt by the age of seven and this is important since they form the back bite. Because of this, we can assess the relationship between front and back teeth and start addressing any problems.
The likelihood of your child requiring orthodontic treatment at the age of seven is slim, but it’s the perfect age to have an orthodontic exam and monitor their progress.
The Benefits of Orthodontics For Children
Visiting our clinic for professional orthodontics assessments and treatments is all about monitoring your child’s development and dental growth. By getting to understand your child’s dental development early it is possible to intervene early and treat a range of issues like:
Why Orthodontics For Adults Are Important
There is a common misconception that orthodontics is just for children, but many adults will need to have this form of treatment in their life as well. Left untreated, orthodontic issues can cause major health problems in your mouth including gum damage, cracked and broken teeth or the need to extract teeth that are beyond saving.
We understand that many Australian adults are afraid of the dentist, but you don’t have to be with our orthodontics for children and adults at our Blackburn clinic. You will be surprised at how far this field has come and with Invisalign retainers, you can correct your smile with no pain, no braces and near-invisible retainers so there is no embarrassment over wearing traditional braces.
When was the last time you had a dental assessment? Book an appointment with our friendly professionals at Blackburn and we will make the process comfortable and pain-free for you, so you can enjoy a healthy and confident smile.
We also offer other dental services including kid dental care, implant dentistry, teeth whitening, emergency dentistry and regular dental check ups . Browse our website or ring a bell for more information.