Posted on Aug 10, 2020
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, dental care is the most unmet need among the special-needs population. Kids with special needs are twice as likely as other kids their age to have untreated dental diseases.
There are many reasons why the parents of special needs children choose to skip the dentist’s office. These reasons include:
Each of the above reasons is understandable and makes sense. However, people with special needs require even more dental care because they are more likely to develop cavities. The reasons for their vulnerability to the dental disease include:
Here at Lockett Orthodontics, we believe that every child deserves access to quality dental care. To make an appointment for an orthodontic consultation, please contact our Colorado Springs orthodontist today.
We offer orthodontics services for all ages, young and old - it’s never too late to correct your teeth and obtain the beautiful and healthy smile you’ve always wanted!
Our friendly and knowledgeable orthodontist and staff are excited to get to know you and help you achieve your perfect smile!
Address: 3210 E. Woodmen Rd. #200
Colorado Springs, CO 80920