While there is no exact age for children to begin orthodontic treatment, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends visiting the orthodontist around age 7. By this age, most children have a mix of baby teeth and adult teeth, making it an ideal time for Drs. Harvey and Thomas to diagnose and correct tooth and/or jaw problems with braces for kids – sooner and without surgery.
If you notice any of the following issues, we recommend that you call Harvey & Thomas Orthodontics to schedule a complimentary evaluation to discuss braces for kids:
Similar to the above, here are a few reasons that Early Treatment with braces might be advisable:
Please contact our practice to schedule an appointment for an orthodontic evaluation. Braces may be necessary for your child. Early treatment will give your child a healthy, beautiful smile for the future.
58 Mobile St.
Mobile, AL 36607
801 South University Blvd. Suite B-2
Mobile, AL 36609