One of the coolest things about our practice is that we’re partnered with Innovative Orthodontic Centers and the amazing Dr. Manal Ibrahim, an award-winning, board-certified orthodontist. With interconnected offices, we not only have a family feel, we can also offer our patients the convenience of completely coordinated care between their primary dentist and their orthodontic specialist. Talk about perfecting smiles from every angle!

Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontics can straighten teeth and align the bite for a functional, gorgeous, healthy smile and a big boost in confidence.
Straight teeth are easier to clean, which wards off tooth decay and gum disease, improving oral health.
Orthodontic treatment allows for proper chewing and speaking, reduces uneven tooth wear and prevents bone and gum loss.

World-Class Smile Solutions

If your child or teen does need orthodontic treatment, the good news is that today’s teeth-straightening options work much more quickly and gently than ever before. Innovative Orthodontic Centers offers a variety of appliances, metal and clear self-ligating braces, SureSmile®, Invisalign® and Invisalign® Teen, as well as AcceleDent®, which reduces treatment time by up to 50%. Dr. Ibrahim and her team rely on a technology-driven approach for maximum precision, results and patient comfort.

Problems To Watch For In Seven Year Olds

Crossbite of Front Teeth
Crossbite of Back Teeth
Open Bite
Deep Bite
Oral Habits
In addition, if you notice any of the following in your child, check with your orthodontist:
  • Early or late loss of baby teeth
  • Difficulty with biting or chewing
  • Mouth breathing
  • Jaws that make sounds or shift
  • Speech difficulties
  • Biting the cheek or the roof of the mouth
  • Facial imbalance
  • Grinding or clenching of the teeth
Download the companion guide, Problems to Watch for in Growing Children, to learn more!
Kids should have their first orthodontic evaluation by the age of seven.
80% of teenagers in North America are currently receiving orthodontic treatment.
Early interceptive treatment could be beneficial for 10 to 15% of children.
Our partners at Innovative Orthodontic Centers offer free consultations. Learn more about how they can give your child a beautiful smile quickly and comfortably!