Myth 5: Orthodontics are too expensive

2019-05-16T16:48:07-06:00

Compared to the alternative treatments of dental veneers, orthodontics are actually very inexpensive. A veneer for a single tooth can cost as much as $2,500, if not more. Patients generally [...]

Myth 5: Orthodontics are too expensive2019-05-16T16:48:07-06:00

Myth 4: Orthodontics are bad for my teeth

2019-05-16T16:47:44-06:00

Older, banded orthodontic appliances used to make cleaning one’s teeth more difficult, which resulted in tooth decalcification and decay. However, at our offices we use some of the most modern [...]

Myth 4: Orthodontics are bad for my teeth2019-05-16T16:47:44-06:00

Myth 3: Orthodontics hurt

2019-05-16T16:47:26-06:00

So many of the technologies that our orthodontist in New York, New York, uses feature far greater comfort to the patient than was historically achieved. Invisalign® is certainly one of [...]

Myth 3: Orthodontics hurt2019-05-16T16:47:26-06:00

Myth 2: Orthodontic treatments take too long

2019-05-16T16:47:04-06:00

At our offices our orthodontic treatment times average about 6-9 months in duration. We may even be able to shorten this treatment time! Our short treatment times are accomplished because [...]

Myth 2: Orthodontic treatments take too long2019-05-16T16:47:04-06:00

Myth 1: I am too old to receive orthodontics

2019-05-16T16:46:44-06:00

Actually, patients of all ages can benefit from orthodontic treatment. What really matters to the success of a straightening procedure is not age, but rather the health of your teeth [...]

Myth 1: I am too old to receive orthodontics2019-05-16T16:46:44-06:00