Welcome to The Loose Tooth Gang!
Now that you are a member of The Loose Tooth Gang and not quite ready to get braces yet, we hope you've already received your LTG Welcome Pack! Dr. Lisa will check on you in a few months to compare to see how your teeth and jaws have changed since your last visit. In the meantime... check out some fun activities below!
A Message to Parents
Dear Moms and Dads:
We thank you for the privilege of taking care of your
orthodontic needs. We enjoy watching your children grow and
develop during these formative years.
During this time when it’s a little early to start braces,
we encourage you to maintain regular recall appointments with
us as we make and record careful assessments of your child’s
bite, tooth eruption and skeletal jaw growth at each and subsequent
visits – all to determine the most optimal time to initiate
Our office promotes preventive care and each opportunity
allows us to encourage your little one to practice good oral
habits for life, and especially in preparation for eventual
orthodontic treatment. Also, if your ‘little sport’ participates
in a heavy contact sport, please consider the use of a mouthguard.
Our Athletics section reviews
more information, including what you can do in case of a dental
If at any time, you have any questions or concerns, please
feel free to ask. We look forward to a pleasant association
with you and your child in the months ahead.
Dr. Yurkiewicz & Staff