Kids & Teens Articles

Girl considering clear aligner
Are DIY aligners safe for straightening teeth at home?
Are DIY aligners for teeth straightening a safe and cost-effective alternative to traditional orthodontic treatment? Who do I trust?
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The Ultimate Guide to Invisalign Clear Aligners
This ultimate guide is designed to be the all-in-one place for everything you will need to know about the clear aligner brand Invisalign.
How Much Do Braces Cost?
Considering getting orthodontic treatment but not sure about costs and what is included? Read this so that you can make an informed decision about the cost of orthodontic treatment.
Beware of the promise of a quick or cheap fix
A number of short-term,’quick’ orthodontic treatment products and methods have appeared in recent years and are being offered by general dentists.
Tips for orthodontic treatment and school
Here’s the ultimate school orthodontic checklist to help your child keep their treatment on track during the school year.
Treatments: All About Braces, Plates and Aligners
There are a number of different options available for orthodontic treatment. Here is a quick guide to understanding the various options.
How to Choose an Orthodontist
Choosing a good orthodontist is an important first step towards treating orthodontic problems and getting a smile you can be proud of.
Dentist or Orthodontist – What’s the difference?
What's the difference between a Dentist and an Orthodontist? Here's an outline of the roles and responsibilities of each one.
Common Teeth Issues Where Orthodontics Can Help
We’ve put together this easy-to-use A to Z guide to the most common orthodontic issues and what they mean in simple terms.
Getting Started: A guide for Parents
Your step-by-step guide to getting the best orthodontic treatment for your child
Thumb and Finger-sucking Habits
Digit sucking is a natural reflex for a baby that may begin whilst in-utero, and parents should be assured that a sucking habit is considered to be a normal feature of a young child’s development.