We offer children braces in Springfield, VA

Children’s braces in west springfield, VA

Tiny Teeth, Big Transformations

Making Orthodontics For Children Fun & Easy

We take the fuss and fanfare out of getting braces, using kid-friendly explanations that make it easy for them to be active participants in their orthodontic journeys.

Braces used to be the bane of childhood photos, but kids are rocking them with pride with all the customization options available nowadays! Whether they want colorful elastics or discreet clear braces, we offer plenty of options to ensure their orthodontic care reflects their unique personality too!

Children's Braces Overview

Gone are the days of the dreaded metal mouth! Today’s braces offer a variety of options to fit your child’s unique smile goals and personality. Our team of orthodontists in West Springfield, VA, specializes in treating young smiles, and they understand the intricacies of jaw development. We’ll work closely with your child to create a comfortable and effective treatment plan for a confident smile they’ll love to show off!


Children’s braces can treat a variety of alignment issues, including:



Open bite

Cross bite

Crowded teeth

Spaced teeth

Generally crooked teeth

The Benefits of Getting Your Child Braces

There are several advantages to getting braces for your child while they’re young:

  • Guiding Growth: The jawbone is still relatively soft and malleable during childhood. Early intervention with braces can help gently guide jaw growth into a more optimal position, potentially avoiding the need for extractions or more complex procedures later.
  • Improved Oral Hygiene: Straight teeth are easier for kids to clean! Braces can help straighten crowded or misaligned teeth to make brushing and flossing a breeze, preventing cavities and gum disease down the line.
  • Boosted Confidence: Addressing orthodontic issues can help your child feel more confident in their smile during those important formative social years.
  • Early Intervention: Catching bite problems or crowding early can often prevent them from worsening, potentially leading to a shorter overall treatment time and less invasive procedures in the future.
West-Springfield orthodontics in progress.

What to Expect

Thinking about getting your children braces at Trü Orthodontics in Springfield, VA? Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect:

  1. First, you’ll meet our awesome team at Trü Orthodontics! They’ll examine your teeth and take digital impressions to see how they can best help you.

  2. If braces are the right choice for you, your child’s orthodontist will help them pick out the perfect ones. They come in different styles and even some cool colors if your child is into that! They’ll carefully attach them to your child’s teeth, and it might feel a little weird at first, but that’s totally normal.

  3. You’ll visit Trü Orthodontics again every few weeks for adjustments. Your child’s orthodontist will use special tools to tighten their braces, which helps move their teeth into the perfect position. It might feel a little snug, but that just means their smile is getting straighter!

  4. Brushing and flossing become extra important with braces. Trü Orthodontics will give you and your child all the tips and tricks to keep their mouth healthy and happy.

  5. After wearing the braces for a while, it’ll finally be time to take them off. Your child’s orthodontist will use a special tool to carefully remove them, and then – ta-da! They’ll have a brand new, straighter smile that shines as brightly as their personality!

Remember, Trü Orthodontics is always there to answer any questions you have and make sure you feel comfortable throughout your smile adventure! It might take some time, but the end result will be a superhero smile you can be proud of!

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Colorful braces for children at Trü Orthodontics

Why Choose Trü for Children’s Braces?

Customizable Treatments

There’s no one-size-fits-all here! We offer multiple orthodontic treatments for children, including lingual braces, traditional braces, and ceramic braces.

No Messy Molds

We’re all about making getting braces easy and pleasant for your child. That’s why we’ve done away with messy molds and replaced them with high-tech digital scanners for comfortable and precise impressions!

Experienced Orthodontists

Our Springfield orthodontists are highly qualified and experienced, especially when it comes to dealing with children’s braces.

Frequently Asked Questions

Smiling patient of West-Springfield orthodontics.

Invest in Your Child’s Smile!

Schedule an appointment with Trü Orthodontics to give your child a smile they can’t stop showing off!