Interceptive Orthodontic Treatment

With Early Interception, we can transform lives! The primary objective is Guidance of Eruption so that Dr. Bristol  can create a stable, functional and aesthetically occlusion and smile. The main responsibility is to recognize early and appropriately manage abnormalities in the developing dentition. Early diagnosis and intervention can have both short-term and long-term benefits in your child’s smile, self-esteem and relationships in their lives. Some of the Benefits of Early Treatment or “Age Appropriate Treatment” are:

  • Improve Aesthetics and Self-Esteem
  • Reduce or Eliminate the Need for Jaw Surgery
  • Lower the Risk of Trauma to Protruded Front Teeth
  • Correct Harmful Oral Habits (example: finger, lip, tongue)
  • Reduce Likelihood of Impacted Permanent Teeth
  • Influence Jaw Growth in a Positive Manner
  • Reduce the Need to Extract Permanent Teeth
  • Guide Permanent Teeth into More Favorable Positions 

Dr. Bristol will discuss all of your options Before beginning orthodontic care, and provide an estimate for how long your child’s full treatment may take. Please contact  South Jersey Pediatric Dental to schedule an appointment and learn more about orthodontics and the treatments we provide.