Orthodontic FAQs

We want you to feel completely confident in your treatment with us at Chesterfield Orthodontics, which is why we’ve rounded up the answers to questions we’re most commonly asked by our patients. If you don’t see your answer here, feel free to ask us in person!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is orthodontics?

What is the difference between an orthodontist and a dentist?

Why is orthodontics important?

Does orthodontic treatment hurt?

What age is best for orthodontic treatment?

What food can I eat with braces?

Will I need to have teeth extracted?

Am I too old for braces?

Do I still have to visit my dentist during treatment?

Can I still play sports or instruments with braces?

Why are retainers needed after treatment?

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