So, the big question. What is the cost of braces for your child teenager or perhaps yourself? We offer several options to keep the cost of braces affordable for all our patients. At Lineberger Orthodontics, Dr. Matt Lineberger, Dr. Megan Lineberger, Dr. Claire Fedore and Dr. Bhaven Sayania, offer braces for the residents of Charlotte, Elizabeth, Huntersville and surrounding communities in North Carolina.
What are Braces?
Braces are orthodontic appliances used to straighten teeth and help with other problems. At L.O., we offer metal, ceramic and colored braces.
What is Included in the Cost of Braces?
For most treatment plans, the cost of braces includes:
- Materials for the braces, such as brackets, archwires, bands and other parts
- Periodic appointments to have the braces adjusted
Any unexpected repairs or replacements are not included in the original braces cost.
How Does the Cost of Invisalign® Compare to Braces?
Are you ready for the really good news? At L.O., Invisalign® and traditional braces are…drum roll, please…comparable in cost. That’s right. Budget does not need to drive your decision for choosing braces or Invisalign®!
Is the Cost of Braces Different for Children, Teenagers and Adults?
Most likely, yes. Children, teenagers and adults often have distinct problems needing to be addressed with orthodontic care. Braces for kids often includes special appliances that help with jaw and tooth development. Teenagers and adults are a little more similar, but adults typically have a history of dental work needing to be considered in the plan.
Does Insurance Cover the Cost of Braces?
Most dental insurance companies include a lifetime orthodontic benefit to help with the braces cost.
How Can I Make the Cost of Braces More Affordable?
Before you start selling off family heirlooms and other treasures to afford the cost of your braces, learn more about our tiered treatment plans and in-house financing. Our tiered treatment plans are based on what you can afford each month, and our financing options help with out-of-pocket costs after your insurance benefits.
The cost of braces is a consideration, but it does not need to be a barrier. Lineberger Orthodontics offers braces for the residents of Charlotte, Elizabeth, Huntersville and surrounding communities in North Carolina. Contact us today to schedule your appointment.