Early Intervention: What Is It And How Does It Affect Your Child?
If you're concerned about your child's teeth and how they look, you may wonder if your little one is too young for braces. Although some states now want orthodontists to put braces on kids as young as six years old, your orthodontist may suggest otherwise. The dentist may offer early intervention treatments, such as removable retainers, to help correct defects in your child's teeth and jaw bones. Here's what early intervention means and why it's important to your child's dental health.