A Healthy Start to a Happy Life!

Rockland Dental Specialists Healthy Start Program

At Rockland Dental Specialists, we’re proud to offer the HealthyStart® System, a revolutionary departure from traditional orthodontics that serves as a natural way of straightening children’s teeth in a non-invasive and pain-free manner. HealthyStart®, which helps children attain a perfect smile without the use of braces, aligners, or surgery, also addresses a number of other issues including Sleep Disordered Breathing. Led by best-in-class dental surgeon and board-certified periodontist and implantologist Dr. Shalom Mintz, our team at Rockland Dental Specialists strives to support parents and caregivers who focus on fostering good oral habits and are committed to the healthy oral development of their children. The HealthyStart® System aligns with our goal of bringing our patients cutting-edge dental technology with best-in-class benefits.

Benefits of the Healthy Start Program

  1. Addresses symptoms of Sleep Disordered Breathing
  2. Helps develop the jaw and airway
  3. Promotes nasal breathing
  4. Straightens teeth without the need for braces
  5. Corrects tongue thrust
  6. Positions the tongue properly
  7. Eliminates oral habits like finger & thumb sucking
  8. Corrects dental conditions including overbite, overjet, open-bite, crossbite, crowded teeth, crooked teeth, and gummy smile

Early Treatment Is Critical

Getting your child started on the Healthy Start Program is beneficial in assisting with the following:

  • Lower IQ
  • Chronic Allergies
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Mouth Breathing
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Restless Sleep
  • Bedwetting
  • Nightmares
  • Dark Circle
  • Snoring
  • Headaches
  • Irritability
  • Arrested Growth

Make Your Child’s Health a Priority

If your child has any of the symptoms that are listed above, the Healthy Start Program may be exactly what they need to ensure that they do not develop further issues in the future. If you are interested in getting more information or to make an appointment, contact our office today at (845).259-2500 or fill out our contact form.


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