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Spacing as a Kid to Big Natural Smile as a Teen

Spacing as a Kid to Big Natural Smile as a Teen

Here’s a Phase 1 & 2 treatment that required creating space for the permanent teeth below the gum line.  If space wasn’t created, then those teeth would start crashing into each other and cause other problems.
Age 8 with Spacing to Finished at 14 years old; Phase 1 + 2

Age 8 with Spacing to Finished at 14 years old; Phase 1 + 2

This young girl had a little too much spacing between her teeth.  We closed the spacing during Phase 1 and then placed braces again at 12 years old and gave her retainers at 14.  This is a general timeline for the combination Phase 1 and 2 Orthodontic...