The cost of orthodontic treatment is a major consideration but is not the only factor to take into consideration. Your main concern is finding a reputable orthodontist who has the skills and experience necessary to treat your problem.

The newer, state of the art braces such as InvisalignClearstep6 Month Smiles and Inman Aligners are more expensive than the traditional metal and wire brace. But bear in mind that you are paying for their appearance, comfort and faster results.

Basically, if you want a brace which is practically invisible, removable, and is easy to clean and achieves results within a matter of weeks then expect to pay more for it.

Examples of prices

Here are some examples of costs for various braces:

Many clinics have finance plans which enable you to spread the cost of payment. But the costs of treatment will be discussed during the initial consultation with the orthodontist.

Price is an important factor but do not be guided this only. Take other factors into account, e.g. experience of the orthodontist before making a decision.