Founder, Eckels Orthodontics
Dr. Scott Eckels, DDS, MS, is an orthodontic specialist, speaker and lecturer. He is the founder of the Mid-Ohio Valley chapter of Smile for a Lifetime Foundation, offering free orthodontic scholarships since 2009 to patients who may not have the opportunity to acquire assistance any other way.
Publication Date: January 2018
Orthodontics is so much more than simply putting on braces and straightening teeth. Have you ever wondered what an Orthodontist can do in today’s world from a more comprehensive light? Orthodontic treatment can provide essential health care, preventing dangerous health issues from developing with timely intervention. Orthodontics is critical to good oral health, and impacts psychological and emotional health as well.
Smile Forward: How to Improve Your Child’s Life with Orthodontics will teach you all you need to know about the inner workings and recommendations of an orthodontist, including:
•signs you or your child need to see an orthodontist
•how orthodontic treatment can impact your child’s physical
and social growth and development
•what you can expect from an initial consultation and exam
•what the best treatment options are for your child’s specific
There is nothing more joyful than a child’s smile―give them a smile that will change their life.