Locations:

Lowell 219-552-8365 194 Deanna Drive Lowell, Indiana 46356
St. John 219-440-6512 Wicker Professional Center 8626 Wicker Avenue St. John, Indiana 46373
Michigan City 219-809-6584 Woodland North 1401 Woodland Avenue Michigan City, Indiana 46360
Portage 219-841-7795 3110 Willowcreek Road Portage, Indiana 46368
Munster 219-961-3085 Plaza del Prado 9335 Calumet Avenue Munster, Indiana 46321
Valparaiso 219-263-0719 Chandana Point 1610 Pointe Drive Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
Merrillville 888-722-5033 Chapel Centre 7891 Broadway Merrillville, Indiana 46410
Home > Blog > Don’t Wait to Set Up an Appointment For Your Child

Don’t Wait to Set Up an Appointment For Your Child

August 18, 2014

Orthodontics play an important role in the lives of many, many children. Children go from discomfort to confidence in a matter of months, but what if you could save them the trouble of having to have braces? What if your child could have a stellar smile right from the get-go? We encourage parents to make an appointment for your child before, or at the first sign, of a problem so that we can address the issue before metal braces are necessary!

Benjamin Franklin said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” We believe this wholeheartedly in our office! We know that we can solve orthodontic issues before they really occur by using preventive orthodontics. This sometimes means removing baby teeth, using spacers, or guiding adult teeth into place. By using orthodontics this way, you will save your child a lot of pain and hassle down the road!

Things to Look For

Every child should see the orthodontist before the age of 7 to make sure that adult teeth are coming in as they should. Some children, however, will show early signs that there is a problem. Here are some things to look for:

If you aren’t sure whether your child needs to see an orthodontist, we recommend making the appointment anyway! It’s better to know that everything is fine, than feeling anxious because you aren’t sure! Contact us today to set up an appointment, and let us know what your concerns are for your child! We’d love to help you sort it out!

How Can We Help You?
ebook-img

Get our Free Special Report!

Learn about how 21st century orthodontics can give you the smile of your dreams. Just enter your email below and we’ll promptly send it to you!

Top