Orthodontics: Phase One
Functional Appliances & Phase One
So you can understand Phase One of Orthodontics, below is some detail on some conditions which call for early treatment.
After your review, please contact Dr. Rondeau & Associates to discuss your questions and see if early treatment is indeed ideal for your oral health.
Early treatment should be initiated for:
- Habits such as tongue thrusting or thumb-sucking
- A constricted airway due to swollen tonsils or adenoids
- Mouth-breathing or snoring problems
- Bad bite
- Bone problems (narrow or underdeveloped jaw)
- Retruded upper jaw
- Retruded lower jaw