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Can I schedule all of my appointments after school?

Unfortunately we cannot schedule all appointments for students during after-school hours. However, because most appointments are scheduled three to six weeks apart, most patients will miss minimal school due to their orthodontic treatment. We will make a sincere effort to meet your scheduling needs.

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Deciduous Teeth (Primary Teeth, Baby Teeth, Milk Teeth)

The first set of teeth, which are lost and replaced with permanent teeth. Typically there are ten baby teeth. Although there are guidelines as to when these teeth develop, erupt into the mouth and are lost, there is typically a significant amount of variation between individuals as to when these events happen. A consultation with a dentist or orthodontist is required to determine if the development is within normal parameters.