When Should You Start?

Some early warning signs indicating it is time for an Orthodontic Exam include:

  • Early or late loss of baby teeth

  • Difficulty in chewing or biting

  • Mouth breathing

  • Finger sucking or other oral habits

  • Crowding, misplaced, or blocked-out teeth

  • Jaws that shift, make sounds, protrude or retrude

  • Speech difficulty

  • Biting into the roof of the mouth

  • Protruding teeth

  • Teeth that meet in an abnormal way or don't meet at all

  • Facial imbalance or asymmetry