Essential dentistry for your children
Dental care is critical for your children between the ages of six and thirteen. During these ages, the teeth and jawline are constantly changing and developing. Your kids will also have a combination of primary and adult teeth. Depending on how these teeth develop it can lead to secondary dental conditions such as underbite, overbite, crooked teeth, and more.
These conditions can not only be painful, but they can also affect chewing and overall nutrition as well as negatively impact your children’s self-esteem. The good news is that all these conditions are treatable. Call the friendly professionals at Mount Airy Pediatric Dentistry today!
Invisible braces with Invisalign
Correcting misaligned and crooked teeth is easy with traditional wire braces. It is no secret that many kids don’t want to get braces. They are worried about how it will affect their appearance. The good news is they don’t need to worry any longer.
You can get them Invisalign braces. Invisalign is a clear liner that fits over the teeth to gently mold them back into shape. Invisalign braces are so seamless they can’t be seen even in photographs. Ask your dentist if Invisalign is right for your kids.
Stay atop regular exams
Has it been six months already? Make your appointment for your child’s next dental cleaning. Keeping up with regular appointments in addition to regular brushing and flossing is the best way to stop cavities and tooth decay.