When Should Your Child See an Orthodontist?
Orthodontics Australia recommends children between the ages of 7-10 years visit a specialist orthodontist for an assessment. No referral from a dentist is needed. Seeing an orthodontic specialist early is good because the orthodontist can intercept any problems before they start. They can also help guide the growth of facial and jaw bones and provide space for permanent teeth as your child develops. Find a specialist that you can talk to and trust because any decisions you ma