• Your First Visit to our Orthodontist Office

  • Braces Tampa, FL orthodontist

    If it is your first time to visiting our Tampa, FL orthodontist office, you might be nervous of what to expect.  No need to worry!  We are here to make you comfortable and to provide an enjoyable environment for your oral treatment needs.  Most likely, you are coming to our team because your dentist recommended braces or another orthodontic appliance.  You may also be visiting us to correct a bite problem or fix a TMJ issue.  Regardless of what brought you here, know that you are in good hands.  As the orthodontist Tampa, FL families trust with their smiles and braces, feel confident that your smile will be well cared for. 

    Your first appointment

    The first time you visit our Tampa, FL orthodontist, expect to spend about 30 minutes or more with us.  We might take X-Rays and perform a visual exam.  We’ll spend time talking with you about your smile and goals for your oral health needs.  You can also expect that we may take an impression of your mouth.  The mold is used to help us with your treatment plan.  We want you to be at ease for first appointment and for all future appointments. 

    Questions to consider

    Many patients find that coming prepared to their first Tampa, FL orthodontist visit with questions is helpful.  To help get you started with your questions, here is a list of common questions often asked:

    • How long will my treatment last?
    • What foods do I need to avoid?
    • What is the best way to clean my braces?
    • Are there payment plan options?
    • What should I do to minimize any pain or discomfort?
    • Should I start treatment now or wait?
    • How often do I need to come in?

    Don’t be afraid to ask as many questions as you can before you or your child gets braces.  Our Tampa, FL orthodontist and staff are committed to you and happy to answer all questions before your orthodontia work is performed.

    Once you’ve had your consultation with our fun team, you can take the time you need to determine your next steps.  Call our office to discuss your concerns and join us on Facebook to stay in the loop with the latest news in orthodontia care.  We look forward to helping you create an amazing smile, and can’t wait to see you and your smile.