What do I do in case of an emergency?

If you experience any issues with your braces, please call our office. Often the problem can be solved after a brief phone conversation. If this is not possible, we will ask you to come to the office to remedy the situation.

During weekends or when we are away from the office, please leave a detailed message.

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Do braces hurt?

Although there is some pain associated with having braces, recent technologies have made the process very gentle, and many of our patients are pleasantly surprised by the level of comfort they experience with their braces.

Braces are placed on the teeth using a bonding process that is painless. Therefore, braces do not hurt when they are […]

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What happens at my first visit?

First, we talk! This is a chance for Dr. Sophie to listen to your questions and concerns, as well as to provide an orthodontic examination. Dr. Sophie will be able to indicate whether or not treatment is needed and, if needed, when treatment should begin.

Not only will we work to address your orthodontic concerns, but also your financial ones. Our […]

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When should you see us?

The best time to see us is simple: As soon as a problem is discovered!
Most often, your general dentist will make the recommendation to be seen by an orthodontist. If you are a parent who is unsure whether a problem exists, the ideal age for an initial evaluation is seven or eight.  Occasionally, a problem […]

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