Children and Teens Archives - Face ForWard Orthodontics
The Time Is Right

The Time Is Right

Statistics from the American Association of Orthodontists show that almost 5 million Americans are going through some orthodontic treatment. This number includes both children and adults, with about 36 percent of the total over the age of 18. In most cases, these...
OMD Overload?

OMD Overload?

Have you heard of orofacial myofunctional disorders? It sounds like a mouthful, but they’re more commonly knowns as OMDs. These conditions affect the muscles of the mouth (myo + oro) and can negatively affect the muscle movement patterns of the mouth and face....
Model the Way

Model the Way

A British study recently revealed that one in 10 children in the United Kingdom leaves primary (kindergarten through age 11) school without knowing how to properly brush their teeth. As a result of the study, the U.K.’s Oral Health Foundation is working to...