Find answers to frequently asked questions here!

We understand that prior to receiving orthodontic care, there are many questions which you may have. We’ve outlined answers to many of the common questions we’re asked below.

Patient Comfort Features: How did we design the office for our patients?

What is orthodontics?

What is an orthodontist?

Why is orthodontic treatment important?

When should my child see an orthodontist?

What about orthodontics for adults?

What can I expect at the initial examination appointment?

What will the initial examination cost me?

How much will treatment cost? Are there different financing options to choose from? What about my insurance?

How often will I need to have appointments?

Do braces hurt?

Are there any alternatives to wearing metal braces?

Do I still need to visit my dentist while receiving orthodontic treatment?

How important is patient cooperation during treatment?