Our dentists can provide early orthodontics to ensure your child’s smile develops correctly as they get older. We are dedicated to giving them a gorgeous smile that they can have for a lifetime. Call our office today at 317-535-7141 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Stacy D. Johnson and learn more about early orthodontics in Greenwood, Indiana!
The childhood and teenage years are a great time for orthodontic treatment. The American Association of Orthodontists® recommends that a child receive their first orthodontic screening by age 7, and we encourage you to bring your child to our office by this age to evaluate their need for orthodontic treatment. When we are able to start treatment early, we can often detect and correct potential problems before they become more serious. This can help save time as well as money.
Early orthodontic treatment is advantageous because a young child’s teeth have not finished erupting; this allows us to guide their eruption and address any problems at the earliest possible stage. Whether your child needs removable or fixed appliances, early orthodontic treatment can help to: