For most patients, straight teeth mean a terrific smile. But did you know that properly aligned teeth are healthier? Overlapped, crooked, or rotated teeth create a daily cleaning challenge. Food and bacterial plaque accumulate slowly in the tiny spaces that your child’s toothbrush and floss can’t reach. Helping even a couple of teeth find their proper place can leave you with a healthier mouth.
Orthodontics involves teeth straightening and jaw alignment, combining beauty and function. Identifying problems early in your child’s development may allow easier treatment with better results.