For any family, there are many factors when it comes to choosing the right orthodontist office. Picking one just for convenience’s sake may be more detrimental to your family’s well-being, as well as your wallet’s.
The first thing to consider is timing. The sooner you are able to address an issue, the better.
Some offices come with long wait lists that can keep your family from visiting for months. If there is an issue that needs to be addressed rapidly, your family would be out of luck.
Next, consider what others have to say about the office. Check online reviews, or ask families who have dealt with different orthodontist offices in the area. The more you know, the better decision you can make.
Check out the office’s website as well. Some orthodontist offices come with guarantees that if any work does not come out right, they will cover their mistakes. Others do not have this in place.
The average costs should be checked as well. Ask about upfront pricing, especially for common checkups or procedures. Having this information can allow you to plan your budget accordingly.
For additional information on how to choose the right orthodontist for you, please review the attached video.