Orthodontic Care Specialists in Richmond | Orthodontic Treatments

Richmond, & Glen Allen, Virginia's
Award-Winning Orthodontist

Richmond, & Glen Allen, Virginia's
Award-Winning Orthodontist

Richmond, & Glen Allen, Virginia's
Award-Winning Orthodontist

orthodontic care specialists richmondWhen considering straightening your teeth or starting other orthodontic treatment for you or your child, there are many factors to consider. These usually include the length of treatment, cost, and the type of braces desired. However, you may also be wondering about the best time to begin orthodontic treatment. Our orthodontic care specialists in Richmond are here to explain how treatment time frames work in general. 

Best Time for Treatment

The ideal time to have orthodontic treatment started is in childhood. Since the teeth, gums, face, and jaw are still growing and haven’t fused yet, they move easier and treatment is less painful. It is recommended that your child sees an orthodontist by the age of 7 to check for any abnormalities. Our orthodontist will never recommend braces for children who do not need them. In fact, many early evaluations do not result in braces! 

Adult Orthodontics

It’s never too late to start orthodontic treatment! Treatments for adults range from traditional metal braces, to clear aligners and facial surgery. Our orthodontist will discuss your treatment options during your initial consultation and help get you on the right track towards optimal orthodontic health and the beautiful smile you want.

Types of Treatments

We treat all types of orthodontic problems using different methods, depending on the case. Traditional metal braces are a great option as they are proven to be effective and can treat almost any misalignment problem. Another option is clear aligners, which can be a great option for mild to moderate cases.

Some of the most common issues we treat include:

  • Crooked and overly crowded teeth
  • Widely spaced teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Overbite
  • Underbite

During your consultation, we will provide an analysis of your specific case and determine which treatment is right for you.

Contact Our Orthodontic Care Specialists in Richmond Today!

The information provided in this article is not meant to be medical advice and is for educational purposes only. If you would like to learn more about this and other topics related to orthodontics, feel free to contact White Orthodontics, with a convenient orthodontic office for braces or Invisalign in Richmond, VA, by clicking here or by calling 804.715.1998.

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White Orthodontics For Braces
5237 Hickory Park Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Phone: 804.747.7447

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White Orthodontics For Braces
5237 Hickory Park Dr
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Phone: 804.747.7447

Patient Reward Program