Adult Orthodontics

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Over the last 20 years, we have seen an increase in demand for adult orthodontic treatment. Today, one in four orthodontic patient is an adult according the American Association of Orthodontists, and we treat over 90% adults in our downtown Seattle office. We can attribute this trend to the fact that adult orthodontic treatment is […]

Adolescent Treatment

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Adolescence is the best time to undergo orthodontic treatment! Some teens are excited at the prospect of straightening their teeth and transforming their smiles! Others, however, may be apprehensive to begin their orthodontic journey, worried that braces may change their image, or interfere with sports or social activities. At Bellevue Orthodontics, we realize that there […]

Early Treatment

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What is early orthodontic treatment? Early orthodontic treatment is performed before a child reaches their growth spurt, usually between the ages of 7 and 11. Its main purpose is to correct dental and jaw problems as they arise and to guide your child’s growth to prevent more significant problems later in adulthood. Early treatment usually […]