What is a consultation before braces?

What is a consultation before braces?

At a consultation appointment, you’ll explain your concerns about your teeth and your smile to the orthodontist. The orthodontist will examine your teeth and other oral tissues. You and your orthodontist may discuss recommended treatment, fees for treatment and payment plans.

Is 11 too early for braces?

There are some discrepancies about when orthodontic work should begin. The Academy of Orthodontics recommends that an orthodontic evaluation is done before age 7. Confusingly, most children are not getting braces until a later age between 11 and 13 years old as opposed to 8-10 years old.

Is 15 a good age to get braces?

The majority of the recipients of braces are teenagers between the ages of 12 and 15. At this point in life, patients already have many of their permanent teeth and can experience the numerous benefits of wearing braces or receiving other forms of orthodontic care.

Are braces worth it for minor problems?

Is It Still Worth It to Have Braces as an Adult? It is definitely worth it for you to have braces as an adult because they can easily straighten your teeth, improve your smile and increase your confidence.

Do you get top and bottom braces on the same day?

We almost always start with the top braces first and then put the bottom ones on a few months later. This is because the bottom teeth are usually corrected faster than the top (in most people) so we time your treatment so everything is finished at the same time.

Do you get braces on your first appointment?

You will be able to get braces or aligners during your first visit. But before we recommend treatment, we will need to perform an orthodontic evaluation and determine the best treatment for your smile.

What can I not eat with braces?

Foods to avoid with braces:

  • Chewy foods — bagels, licorice.
  • Crunchy foods — popcorn, chips, ice.
  • Sticky foods — caramel candies, chewing gum.
  • Hard foods — nuts, hard candies.
  • Foods that require biting into — corn on the cob, apples, carrots.

    Where can I find an affordable orthodontist for my daughter?

    I am looking for a good affordable orthodontist in the Krugersdorp, Roodepoort, Randburg erea.My daughter needs braces and unfortunately I’m on a budget. Does anyone have experience with this? Thank you. Click to expand… Unfortunately – This wont be cheap. I recently broke a tooth. Had to get a root canal and a filling.

    How to make an appointment with Hi Smile orthodontics?

    At Hi Smile Orthodontics, we are excited to serve our patients. It is our goal to give you a smile that you can be proud to show off. Quickly and easily request your appointment online today. Request Your APPOINTMENT Today!

    How much does it cost to see an orthodontist in Sandton?

    Braces are not cheap, but they do let you pay them off over time. So you will have the initial consultation fee (R3500, they need to take xrays and moulds etc), a deposit (I paid R15k) and then monthly payments (I paid R1800 a month for 17 months). This is an orthodontist in Sandton, others may be slightly cheaper.

    When is the best time to see an orthodontist?

    Be careful of a dentist that offers orthodontict treament as an addon. You want to go to an orthodontist (they are specialists for a reason). Orthos are very very busy, keep your appointment in feb, the likliehood you will find someone to take you sooner is unlikely.

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