Happy 1st Birthday!

It has been a year of firsts. First smile. First food. First tooth. First steps and first words. Your little bundle of joy never ceases to amaze you with the changes from day-to-day. Your child’s first tooth probably appeared when they were 6 – 9 months of age. However, don’t be alarmed if your child is toothless on their first... read more »

The Right Age for a First Visit

Your child has had lots of “firsts”. First tooth, first steps, first words, first day of school. Now it is time for another first. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends a first visit to the orthodontist at age 7. Why age 7? At this age, the first set of permanent molars (the 6-year-old molars) have erupted. Most children have lost... read more »