FAQ About Orthodontics
(from the American Association of Orthodontics)
- What is orthodontics?
- What is an orthodontist?
- What is the American Association of Orthodontists?
- At what age can people have orthodontic treatment?
- What causes orthodontic problems?
- What are the most commonly treated orthodontic problems?
- Why is orthodontic treatment important?
- How do I find someone to treat an orthodontic problem?
- What does orthodontic treatment cost?
- How long will orthodontic treatment take?
- What are orthodontic study records?
- How is treatment accomplished?
- Are there less noticeable braces?
- How have new “high tech” wires changed orthodontics?
- How do braces feel?
- Do teeth with braces need special care?
- How important is patient cooperation during orthodontic treatment?