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Early treatment before 10 years of age

Did you know that orthodontics can help treat breathing problems ?

Here at Isle of Man Orthodontics we frequently see children with poor breathing habits due to underdeveloped lower jaws – as a result they are unable to close their mouths properly and the teeth sit on the lips at rest

This can lead to increased risk of trauma, poor sleeping habits, reduced concentration at school, and an increase in allergies amongst others

Sound familiar?

We have a range of appliances designed for use in patients below 10 years of age to assist with normal development of the jaws and to promote normal breathing

This is easily treated at a young age:

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