Children and Teen Treatment

Adolescent Treatment

Orthodontic Treatment Options for Children and Teens

There are a number of orthodontic appliances and types of braces (see types of braces) and invisible aligners available for your child. Depending on what adjustments need to be made, your preferences, and the doctor’s diagnosis, Dr. Bradford will customize the best treatment plan for your child.

Adolescent Treatment

Benefits of adolescent treatment include:

  • Reduces the possibility of removing permanent teeth in order to correct overcrowding
  • Lowers the risk of trauma to protruded front teeth and other malpositioned teeth
  • Guides jaw growth and permanent teeth into more favorable positions
  • Manages crowding and spacing problems
  • Corrects harmful habits
  • Improves appearance and self-esteem