Timing is everything – even when it comes to child’s orthodontic treatment. While there are many orthodontic problems that orthodontists agree are best treated after all permanent teeth have come in, early treatment can be in a patient’s best interests if their problem is one that could become more serious over time if left untreated. The goals of early treatment is to intercept the developing problem, eliminate the cause, guide the growth of facial and jaw bones, and provide adequate space for incoming permanent teeth. A patient may require a second course of treatment after all permanent teeth have come in to move those teeth into their best positions.Read More 09:00 - 11:00
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Dr. Costa Monteiro (D.D.S., M.S) is a 2002 graduate of the University of Oporto´s Dental Program (FMDUP) and received his Master of Science degree in Orthodontics from the ISCS-Norte Dr. Costa Monteiro is a member of the Portuguese Orthodontists Society (SPO), the Orthodontists and Dento Facial Portuguese Society (SPODF), and Damon System Expert. He is also an Invisalign Diamond Plus Provider and an official speaker.