At Manchester Rd Dental Surgery, we provide a variety of orthodontic options for clients of all ages.We understand the importance of straight teeth for proper function in eating and speaking, improved self-esteem, ease of cleaning, and healthier gums and teeth. We hope to be the familiar face you’re comfortable to deal with for not only orthodontic needs but also for your ongoing general dental care.
For children, we recommend an initial orthodontic assessment when they are 7-9 years of age as this is when we can assess the jaws as well as the teeth that are present and those that are yet to erupt. At this early stage we can determine to risk or presence of problems such as malocclusions or “incorrect bites”, crowding, impacted teeth, deep bites, open bites, cross-bites.
There are a few signs indicating your child may benefit from early orthodontic treatment: