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My child visited the orthodontist. When will they get braces?

Your initial consultation with an orthodontist will be to identify any problems early on. However, because a child is still growing and the mouth changing, the ideal age to begin orthodontic treatment is usually between the ages of 10 and 14. Some cases may even require to wait longer.

All patients are different, so you’ll need the expertise of your Heroes Dental orthodontist to help you determine when the best time is.