I have been asked almost everyday, does my child need braces? When is it considered an appropriate age to explore orthodontic treatment for my child? The short answer to all of these questions is that not all kids need braces – some don’t need them at all, some could benefit from orthodontic treatment, and some really need them.
ADA research shows that more than 5 million teeth are injured or knocked out every year during sports activities, which costs Americans $500 million. Wearing a mouthguard will save you lots of money, time and toothache!