So Your Child Needs Braces…Now What?

By Sherri Gordon on

“Hearing that your child may need braces may leave even the most even-tempered parents feeling overwhelmed. But the need for braces is not something you should ignore, even if you think your child is too young. In fact, the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends children be evaluated at age 7 to determine if braces or other types of appliances will be needed.1 It is also not that uncommon for kids to need some sort of corrective measure.

If you are considering braces, you may have questions about the cost, the length of time required, and treatment options. Below you will find some answers from experts, allowing you to enter this process knowing what to expect.”

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