We have listed below a number of the most common questions patients ask about orthodontics (teeth straightening with braces).
Not necessarily, many patients are self-referred or through friends. It is advisable to let your dentist know however.
No, light pressures gently move teeth into position, teeth may ache slightly after your visit, but this quickly settles.
My first appointment with you is mainly to meet you and ascertain your goals and aspirations from orthodontic treatment. It usually includes a series of photographs of the teeth and face, which we will discuss together. Very often this visit will merge into a full diagnostic records appointment, depending on what we discuss.
Possibly, depending on your policy.
Age range from 6 – 80 years!