April 2016 Archives

Should Parents Worry If Baby Teeth Aren’t Falling Out?

Losing Baby TeethWhen parents visit the orthodontic office of Dr. Rebecca H. Hohl DDS MS, it is not uncommon for them to worry if their child’s baby teeth do not fall out on time. Infants rollover, sit, walk, and talk at different stages of their development. The same is true when your child is losing baby teeth. There are some developmental issues which require professional attention, but in general, what should parents expect when their kids start losing baby teeth? Read more on Should Parents Worry If Baby Teeth Aren’t Falling Out?…

Orthodontic Warning Signs

Orthodontic Warning Signs Lincoln NEThe American Association of Orthodontists recommends that parents understand the early warning signs of an orthodontic problem and recommends kids be evaluated by an orthodontist by age 7 – 8. Early evaluation provides both timely detection of problems and a greater opportunity for more effective treatment. Well timed intervention guides growth and development, preventing serious problems later. When orthodontic intervention is not necessary, an orthodontist can carefully monitor growth and development and begin treatment when it is ideal.

There are many different types malocclusions or bite problems that require orthodontic treatment at the orthodontic offices of Dr. Rebecca H Hohl DDS MS. Below is a list of the most common orthodontic problems seen today in children, teens and adults.

Contact our South Lincoln or North Lincoln NE office to schedule a complimentary consultation to determine how we can help you with your orthodontic needs. Dr. Hohl uses the most leading edge, sate of the art treatments and treats patients of all ages including children, teens and adults. It is not necessary to have a referral from you general dentist to take advantage of this complimentary service we provide to all our patients.Read more on Orthodontic Warning Signs…