FAQ & Aid
General Questions about Orthodontics
- Orthodontics - What's that?
- At what age should the child's first visit to an orthodontist take place?
- My dentist said that I don't need a brace, but I would still like a consultation!
- Does an orthodentic treatment hurt?
- What are the benefits of an orthodontic treatment?
- Why are more and more adults receiving an orthodontic treatment?
- Up to which age is an orthodontic treatment possible?
Methods of treatment
Time of treatment
- What is the best age to begin an orthodontic treatment?
- What is the best time to begin an orthodontic treatment?
- Until which age it is reasonable to get an orthodontic treatment?
- Do fixed braces ruin my teeth?
- Will the surface of my teeth be damaged because of the glued brackets?
- After the removal of braces or other appliances, can I expect any damage or residues?
Meeting the costs
- Will my statutory health insurance pay for an orthodontic treatment?
- Does the health insurance pay for orthodontic treatment?
- Is an orthodontic treatment very expensive?
- Will my private health insurance pay for an orthodontic treatment?
- Can I insure myself for treatment not covered by state health insurance?