Surprisingly, the recommended age to bring your child to an Austin or Round Rock, TX, orthodontist is around 7! Don’t worry, though. We don’t intend to put braces on your 7 year old. One of the many benefits of bringing your child in at this age is that the orthodontist will be able to make an assessment and monitor growth. If there are options for early prevention, your child may not need braces in the future!
Your child may benefit from early prevention if certain cases are assessed early on. Read the list below to see if your child may be exhibiting signs of certain cases that should be looked at by Dr. Barnett right away:
Aside from possibly being able to avoid braces, early prevention has other benefits as well:
At the very least, take advantage of the complimentary Barnett Smile Analysis (exam, digital x-rays, and consultation) as soon as possible so Dr. Barnett and his team can determine the best route of treatment for your child’s case.
Dr. Barnett and Barnett Orthodontics of Austin and Round Rock, Texas (TX), can help your loved one or you achieve your best smile ever. However, we want you to feel confident that your choice of an orthodontist in Austin, Texas, or Round Rock, Texas, is the right one.
Follow the steps below to start your journey towards your future smile today!