As a child grows, their smile grows with them. And even with baby teeth, it may be the perfect time for children ages 6 to 10 to start orthodontic treatment. This is known as Phase 1 treatment.
The goal of Phase 1 treatment is to develop young jaws and/or arches to make room for existing teeth and for incoming permanent teeth.
Merrifield Pediatric Dentistry offers a variety of orthodontic Expanders, as well as Invisalign® First and Invisalign® Teen. Dr. Ghatak and her team rely on a technology-driven approach for maximum precision, results and patient comfort.
- Invisalign aligners are Removable for easy hygiene, making it easier for growing children to brush and floss.
- Designed for comfort – which means no discomfort from rubbing brackets or poking wires.