Dr. Travis Fiegle, Dr. Katie Solomon and Dr. Gavin Fox are proud to offer early orthodontic treatment in Beaufort, Bluffton, and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. An orthodontic examination should be completed by the age of seven so that the child’s bite can be monitored and any issues that need to be treated can be addressed early. To learn more and to schedule an appointment with our orthodontists, contact Winning Orthodontic Smiles today.
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 the age of seven years, 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 save you and your child 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:
When you bring your child to our practice, our doctor will be able to determine whether treatment is needed and when it should begin. If early orthodontic treatment is needed, we will create a personalized treatment plan for optimal results. For more information and to set up your child’s orthodontic consultation at our office, we invite you to call or visit us today!