Frequently Asked Questions about Cosmetic Braces
Q. Straight teeth in 6 months, how is this possible?
A. Six Month Smiles® clear braces are safe, comfortable, and provide quick results. Using proven techniques and materials, the braces have been specifically designed for adults with crooked, spaced, or misaligned teeth.
Q. How much does it cost?
A. The cost of treatment depends on many factors. Dr. Pescatore and his staff can provide you a treatment estimate as well as explain the procedure in detail for you.
Q. Will dental insurance cover the cost?
A. Your dental insurance may cover limited orthodontic treatment, such as Six Month Smiles®. The typical range of insurance coverage for orthodontic treatment is $500-$2,500; details of your insurance should be reviewed with your dentist’s office.
Q. Are retainers required?
A. Yes, as with all orthodontic treatment, a retainer is necessary to maintain the new, straight position of your teeth. There are a variety of retainer options you can choose from depending on your personal preference and situation.
Q. Is there a catch?
A. There’s no catch! If you are an adult patient with crooked, spaced, or misaligned teeth, then this could be a fantastic option for you! Ask your dentist today if you are a candidate for Six Month Smiles®!
Q. Does everyone really finish in 6 months?
A. 6 months is the average treatment time, Most patients finish right around 6 months, but treatment times may range from 4-9 months.
Call Dr. Pescatore at (925)362-9330 to discuss your new smile today!