Our first line of “treatment” is education of our young patients and their parents. We believe that patient education is the foundation of good development and maintenance of a healthy mouth.
Early Interceptive Orthodontic Therapy
Early intervention is key to ensure best possible outcomes when poor jaw development and tooth misalignment is detected. Myobrace and myofunctional therapy are just some of the tools that we use. In many cases the need for braces can be prevented if we intervene at the right time.
PEDIATRIC SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING (SDB)
Recent studies indicate that mild SDB or snoring in children may cause many of the same problems as obstructive sleep apnea in children. Does your child snore? Are they irritable? Or have attention difficulties? Fill out our questionnaire to learn more.
Tongue tie, is often a under-diagnosed condition in children. It can contribute to poor oral habits that can lead to poor jaw development.