What Would I Pay for a Consultation for Clear Braces?
Consultations are free of charge for patients that have received care from our office before, We also offer consultations to new patients, so be sure to call our office for more information.
Invisalign® and Clear Braces
How Do Invisalign® Clear Braces Work?
Invisalign® uses clear aligner trays to gradually shift teeth. Every two weeks, you will get a new, virtually-invisible aligner tray to wear for 22 hours each day.
What Does it Cost to Straighten Your Teeth with Invisalign?
Your Invisalign treatment costs depend on how much correction your teeth need, which determines the length of your treatment. During your initial consultation, your dentist will discuss your anticipated costs if you choose Invisalign. Call our office to schedule your Invisalign consultation.
How Does Invisalign Compare to Clear Braces?
Clear braces are not noticeable from a distance, but Invisalign aligner trays are virtually invisible, even when someone is close to you. Your dentist will help you make the best selection to suit your needs.
How Do Clear Braces Move Teeth?
Clear braces, which are ceramic-colored to match your teeth, work just like metal braces. There are tooth colored or translucent brackets with an archwire that slowly moves the teeth into position.
What’s the Cost for Clear Braces?
The cost for clear braces varies depending on the degree of misalignment and the type of brackets that you select. During your consultation, you will learn the anticipated cost of the braces after a dentist assesses your teeth and presents you with your options. Call us today to get started.
How Do Clear Braces Compare to Metal Braces?
There is no difference in the end result, but it takes longer to straighten teeth with clear braces. Adults may prefer the less obvious clear braces; however, kids can have fun with colored bands on metal braces. One of our dentists can help you make the decision that is best for your budget and your lifestyle.
Metal, Ceramic and Self-Ligating Braces
How Can Metal Braces Move Teeth?
Metal braces move teeth with a wire attached to brackets glued to each tooth. The wire is adjusted periodically to gradually move the teeth.
What Is the Average Cost of Metal Braces?
You cost for metal braces depends on the extent of the misalignment that needs correcting. Our dentist will discuss the cost of metal braces with you during your initial consultation.
What Are the Advantages of Metal Braces?
Metal braces are very strong; they are able to correct severe orthodontic issues. Additionally, kids like to decorate their braces with colors.
How Are Self-Ligating Brackets Gentler on Teeth?
Without metal ties or elastics against your teeth, self-ligating brackets are gentler on your mouth. Because they use a sliding mechanism, self-ligating brackets move teeth comfortably and more efficiently as well.
What Will Adding Self-Ligating Brackets to My Braces Cost?
Our dentist will explain the cost of self-ligating brackets during your initial consultation. They will add to your total cost.
Orthodontics, Phase 1
Where Can I Find an Orthodontist Located in Pflugerville?
At our office in Pflugerville, we specialize in helping our patients have a smile that makes them proud. Call our office for an orthodontic consultation.
How Much Do Orthodontics Usually Cost?
The cost will vary. We base our fees on the degree of misalignment you need corrected and the method you select to correct your problem. Dental insurance may pay a portion of our fee if you have coverage.
Orthodontist vs. Dentist for Braces?
Both dentists and orthodontists can fit you or your child for braces. Orthodontists have additional training in straightening teeth, which is why we refer patients with severely crooked teeth or a misaligned jaw to an orthodontist.
What Does Phase 1 Orthodontics Mean?
Children should have an orthodontic screening at age seven to check for any problems, even if your child’s teeth appear straight. Phase 1 orthodontics addresses any jaw or teeth issues that could become major problems in the future when the child’s teeth have erupted.
How Much Will Phase 1 Orthodontics Cost?
We base your Phase 1 orthodontics cost on what work your child would need. We will be able to tell you more after your child receives an examination.
Is Phase 1 Different from Phase 1?
Phase 2 orthodontics treats your child’s adult teeth, such as using braces to straighten teeth. Typically, Phase 2 is completed starting around ages 11-13. Our goal is to give your child a healthy, attractive smile. Call our office today to schedule a consultation.