At Ahpin Dental Centre, we provide orthodontics for patients of all ages, from children to adults.
Orthodontics for Children
Orthodontics for children typically focus on preventative treatment. Children should see an orthodontist by age 7, before their jaw growth has slowed. This allows us to guide jaw development and take advantage of the natural growth patterns in correcting orthodontic issues.
Some benefits of early orthodontic treatment are:
Orthodontics for Teens
Orthodontics for teens involve correcting problems such as crooked teeth and gaps. Since most permanent teeth have erupted and are in place, these problems rarely correct themselves. The orthodontic treatment options available include braces and Invisalign® transparent aligners.
Orthodontics for Adults
Orthodontics aren’t just for kids and teens – adults can benefit from orthodontic treatments as well. Treating crooked teeth or a bad bite can improve oral health by preventing:
Orthodontic treatments for adults include braces and Invisalign® transparent aligners.
To learn more about the orthodontic options offered at Ahpin Dental Centre, call us today.