Orthodontic FAQs

Have questions about braces, Invisalign® treatments, or just orthodontics in general? You’re not alone. Most people have a question (or three!) for us - and we’ve compiled some of the most common ones here.

What is orthodontics?

What is the difference between an orthodontist and a dentist?

Do I need orthodontic treatment?

Do braces or Invisalign® treatments hurt?

What if I’m too embarrassed to wear braces?

What are Invisalign® clear aligners?

Why is orthodontic treatment so expensive?

Do you have finance plans available?

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