Interceptive Orthodontics, Pediatric Norwood Dentists
Interceptive orthodontic treatment may reduce or eliminate the need for more in-depth and expensive orthodontic care in the future. A few common interceptive orthodontic appliances are listed below. Patients and parents will be provided with further instructions will be provided as necessary. If there are any questions or concerns, please let us know and we will be happy to answer any questions.
Rapid Palatal expander creates arch length. This appliance is adjusted daily by parent/patient. They turn the jack screw with a "key".
Quad Helix Maxillary expansion appliance allows for anterior and posterior expansions.
Halterman appliance used to help guide the eruption of a permanent molar into a correct position.