Your First Visit
The Orthodontic Proccess
Financial and Insurance
Running behind schedule?
We understand that life happens, we just ask that you notify us as soon as possible if you are going to be late. If you miss more than half of your appointment time, we will re schedule the visit to maintain our high-quality level of care. We do our best to accommodate late arrivals, but you will be asked to be patient.
- Initial examination: 1-1½ hours
- Records, if not a part of the initial visit: 30-45 minutes
- Consultation if not part of the initial visit: 30 minutes
- Bonding: 1½ hours
- Adjustments: 15-45 minutes
Fortunately, there are few true orthodontic emergencies. Most emergencies can be resolved on your own at least temporarily. We encourage you to watch our video on Orthodontic Emergencies here on our website. If your problem is not resolved with these instructions then call our office immediately for further instructions.
We will always do our best to find a solution to your emergency as soon as possible. If you experience an emergency, we ask that you call our office immediately. Our staff can instruct you on a temporary solution or prepare the doctor’s schedule to have you come in as soon as possible depending on the case.