Children will not need braces until 11-13 years of age, usually. You can always go earlier to get braces – better safe than sorry – check with your orthodontist to see what is best.
Find out what to do if your child is nervous about getting braces in the next post.
Check out the book “Stop Hiding Your Smile!” by Dr. Dustin S. Burleson, D.D.S. to learn more about orthodontic treatment.