Category: Children’s Orthodontics

Will Your Child Benefit From Interceptive Orthodontics?

As children grow and develop, their smiles may encounter issues with alignment, including crooked or crowded teeth. As they grow older, these issues with poor alignment could lead to discomfort and poor oral health. In order to help little ones in Fort Worth, TX, we may prescribe interceptive orthodontics. When does a child need to… Read more »

What Should Kids Expect From A Visit?

We offer care for patients of all ages in Fort Worth, including children! In today’s blog, we’re going to look at the importance of addressing orthodontic issues in early childhood, as well as the treatment options we provide. We’re also going to discuss our Kids’ Space and the steps we take to ensure our young… Read more »

How Early Should Children See The Orthodontist?

The earlier we begin to treat misalignment, the less time teens and adults will need to wear braces or other orthodontic appliances. But when should parents in Fort Worth, TX, bring their children in for an initial visit? We’re looking at when kids should begin undergoing treatment, and what long-term benefits addressing your misalignment may… Read more »

Your Child’s First Orthodontic Visit

We often see patients in their teen and adult years, but addressing misalignment in early childhood often helps limit the amount of time orthodontic treatment will be needed. In today’s blog, we’re looking when children in Fort Worth, TX, should see the orthodontist for the first time, and discussing the treatment options we often offer… Read more »

Does Your Child Need Braces?

We often think of braces being needed in our teens and adult years. However, addressing misalignment in childhood could actually reduce the need for serious orthodontics as we grow older. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at when children in Fort Worth, TX, should start the orthodontic journey, as well as the long-term benefits… Read more »

Addressing Misalignment In Childhood

In our previous blog, we tackled the subject of orthodontics for teens. But did you know we have treatment options to help children in Fort Worth enjoy healthier, more even smiles? With fixed and removable oral appliances, we can help correct alignment in your child’s early years. Let’s look at how we address uneven smiles… Read more »

Early Orthodontics To Prevent Later Needs

The American Association of Orthodontics recommends that every child get their first orthodontic screening around age 7. This age allows for time for the permanent teeth to have emerged and for the jaw to still be in a developmental stage. Addressing an issue while the bones are still growing and the bite is developing can… Read more »

FAQs: Children’s Orthodontics

Being a parent is one of the hardest jobs on the planet. It is filled with constant worries and questions about how best to care for your child(ren). The orthodontic team at Lake Country Orthodontics in Fort Worth, Texas wants to help carry some of that burden for your family. We want to serve the… Read more »

Enjoying Treats While Wearing Braces

Undergoing orthodontic treatment can be an important step in improving your oral health. If you are a kid, teen, or an adult wearing braces, it can sometimes feel like your life is a lot different than it used to be. With all the aisles of Halloween candy out and seasonal treats abound in Fort Worth,… Read more »

5 Non-Candy Halloween Treats To Pass Out

Today is the official first day of fall. It may not feel like it in Fort Worth, Texas, yet, but the pumpkins are already out and the stores are filled with Halloween candy. With that much candy all around, it can be tempting to already stock up for trick-or-treaters. Passing out the biggest and best… Read more »