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Early Treatment

WHAT IS THE BEST AGE FOR TREATMENT?

The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that the initial orthodontic evaluation occur by age 7. The first adult molars erupt into the mouth at or around 7 years of age. The first molars establish the back bite. When the first molars erupt, the orthodontist able to evaluate front-to-back and side-to-side tooth relationships.

Orthodontic treatment can be started at any age. However, starting treatment early in childhood may provide the best results and often requires less time and expense.

Contact Us

1404 Beatties Ford Rd
Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28216
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Telephone: (704) 375-7005

Fax: (704) 375-7030

Please call to schedule an appointment.

 

Monday       8:30AM - 5:00PM
Tuesdays    8:30AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 7:30AM - 4:00PM
Thursday     8:30AM - 5:00PM


Visits are by appointment only.