Frequently asked questions

Whether you’re thinking about having orthodontic treatment, have been referred by a dentist, or are researching orthodontic appliances for your child, chances are you have a few questions. The team at Orthodontic Excellence are well qualified to answer any questions you might have. Below are some of the most common questions they get asked by patients.

If your questions aren’t answered here, don’t hesitate to contact our practice. We’re here to help you make the right decision.

What is orthodontics?

How is an orthodontist different from a dentist?

What is a GDC number?

Does orthodontic treatment hurt?

How much does orthodontic treatment cost?

Can adults wear braces?

Do you offer Invisalign®?

Can I still clean my teeth while wearing braces?

How long does treatment take?

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If you’ve still got a question that hasn’t been answered here, contact the friendly Orthodontic Excellence team today or ask us about it at your free consultation.

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