Common Questions About Adolescent Treatment
What is the best Age?
The most common age for orthodontic treatment in adolescents is 11 to 15. This is because by 12 most if not all permanent teeth are set in place. In addition, crooked, gaps, and bad bites can be detected.
Can problems correct themselves?
Typically no. If you have crooked teeth, gaps, or over/underbite, it is not likely to correct itself after the age of 12.
What benefits beyond dental health do Braces have?
It helps your child fit in with friends. Children at this age have high metabolisms so early Adolescent treatment can help reduce the overall time needed and the discomfort.