Phone_icon(320) 762-2101 ALEXANDRIA
(218) 631-4529 WADENA
Map_IconAlexandria Office
510 22nd Ave E
Suite 401
Alexandria, MN 56308

Map_IconWadena Office
124 SW Colfax
Wadena, MN 56482

Prevention of Early Problems

Many problems in young patients can be better diagnosed and treated at a young age. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends children are screened for orthodontic problems no later than 7 years of age. Some early developmental problems that are often addressed at a young age are:

  • Anterior Crossbite
  • Posterior Crossbite
  • Crowding
  • Dental Protrusion
  • Underbite
  • Thumbsucking or other Oral Habits

Anterior Cross Bite



Posterior Crossbite

Thumbsucking-Dental effects