Our Fairfield & Norwalk CT Area Orthodontists Answer Your Questions
There are a lot of questions that come up when it is time to start orthodontic treatment, and our team of experts want to make sure each of our patients feels confident and well informed regarding their treatment. Orthodontist Dr. Cass Burrell has compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions about orthodontics and braces. Please read through below to see if we can answer your questions.
If you still have unanswered questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, please give us a call! Our office is located in Fairfield, CT and we proudly serve children, teens and adults in Norwalk, Westport, Stratford and the surrounding areas.
What do orthodontists do?
Why should I (or my loved ones) get orthodontic treatment?
When should orthodontic treatment be started?
How can I recognize a potential bite problem?
Does getting braces hurt? What about wearing them?
How long will treatment take?
How often will I come in for an appointment?
Will I need to have any teeth extracted?
Will I have to watch what I eat?
Will I be able to play sports/play my instrument?
Do I still need to see my regular dentist while I'm getting orthodontic treatment?
Will I wear a retainer when my braces come off?
Is orthodontic care very expensive?