HealthyStart™ System – Early Orthodontic Treatment

The HealthyStart™ System represents a revolutionary approach to early orthodontic treatment. At Larsen Family Dental, Dr. Paul C. Larsen employs this innovative solution to address dental issues in young patients. This system helps promote proper dental development and could prevent more significant problems in the future.  

Early orthodontic treatment helps promote proper dental development and could prevent more significant problems in the future. 

Benefits of Early Orthodontic Treatment

Early orthodontic treatment holds immense importance. Addressing dental issues at a young age allows for the correction of misalignments before they become severe. Dr. Paul C. Larsen emphasizes that intervening early can prevent potential dental problems from worsening as the child grows. Early treatment could minimize the need for more intensive procedures later in life. Early orthodontic treatment also helps a child’s teeth, jaw, and facial structures develop correctly. By guiding growth, the HealthyStart™ System could eliminate the need for braces during adolescence. This system offers a non-invasive, gentle approach to orthodontic care, providing an excellent solution for both children and parents.

How HealthyStart™ System Works

The HealthyStart™ System involves a series of oral appliances designed to guide the growth of a child’s teeth and jaw. These appliances are worn primarily at night and work by gently repositioning teeth and jaw structures. The process begins with an evaluation by Dr. Paul C. Larsen to determine the specific needs of the child.  Each appliance in the HealthyStart™ System serves a particular function. Initial appliances focus on aligning the primary teeth and preparing the mouth for the next stages of treatment. Subsequent appliances continue to guide permanent teeth into their optimal positions. Dr. Paul C. Larsen customizes each appliance to fit comfortably. These appliances are designed to adapt as the child’s mouth changes, providing continuous support throughout the different stages of dental development.

Candidates for HealthyStart™ System

The ideal candidates for the HealthyStart™ System are children between the ages of 2 and 12. Dr. Paul C. Larsen evaluates each child to determine the appropriateness of this treatment. Early intervention can address a wide range of orthodontic issues, including overcrowding, overbites, underbites, and crossbites. Young children showing signs of crooked or misaligned teeth could benefit significantly from the HealthyStart™ System. By beginning treatment early, Dr. Paul C. Larsen can guide the development of the teeth and jaw, minimizing the need for extensive orthodontic work in the future. Additionally, this system could help children who experience sleep-disordered breathing, snoring, or other related issues.  Parents should seek an evaluation at the first sign of orthodontic concerns. Early diagnosis and treatment could prevent more complex dental problems and ensure a healthier, more confident smile for the child.


The HealthyStart™ System offers a transformative solution for early orthodontic treatment. At Larsen Family Dental, Dr. Paul C. Larsen uses this innovative approach to address dental issues in young patients, working to ensure proper development and prevent future problems. Early intervention with HealthyStart™ could provide significant benefits, making it an excellent choice for parents seeking optimal dental care for their children. Contact Larsen Family Dental today to schedule a consultation and learn more about the HealthyStart™ System.