Monthly Archives: October 2016

Research Supports Braces for 7-8 Year-Olds

October 16, 2016

By Ched Smaha, DMD MS As a practicing orthodontist, a large amount of my time, both professional and personal is spent as a “resource” for all matters dental. I enjoy this role because I am passionate about delivering high-quality orthodontic care, which itself requires a populace with a high “oral health IQ.” Over the course […]

When Should My Child See an Orthodontist?

October 5, 2016

Did you know that the American Association of Orthodontics recommends that children see an orthodontist by the time they are 7 years old? Yes, that means that your child should have an orthodontic exam while they still have some of their baby teeth! While that may seem like too early of an age for an […]