Orthodontic FAQs

Have a question about orthodontic treatment? We have the answer for you! With 30 years of experience and over 20,000 smiles treated, we’ve seen it all at Lach Orthodontic Specialists, and are happy to set your mind at ease by answering any questions that come up.

In case this covers the questions you’re pondering, here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions by patients at our office.

What is the best age for my child to see an orthodontist?

Is Invisalign® treatment right for me?

Are all braces the same?

Is there a difference between a dentist and an orthodontist?

Will I need tooth extractions?

Will I need jaw surgery?

How long does orthodontic treatment take?

How much will my treatment cost?

Do I need to wear retainers after orthodontic treatment?

Does orthodontic treatment hurt?

How often do I need to come to the office for adjustments?

Am I too old for orthodontic treatment?

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