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Braces Initial Exam

To get a Free Braces Consultation & Customized Treatment Plan, book your appointment online or by calling us at:

703-721-4660

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Book Online To Get Free Consultation

Scheduling an initial braces exam can be scary for anyone at any age. Getting braces isn't a decision to take lightly, even when it's clear there are few other options. The best way to approach the initial exam is to think about it as a way to answer your questions. A dentist can tell you everything you'd want to know about how your teeth are positioned during this simple exam, and why you may want to consider treatment.

Opening Statements

Patients will be expected to provide general information about themselves during a braces exam, including their insurance and medical histories. If you've already received x-rays in the past few months, you should have those available for the dentist to review. Usually, the orthodontist will be looking for the panoramic x-rays as opposed to bitewing x-rays (which are what are often used during general procedures.)

Coming Prepared

The best thing to do before you get to your dentist is to come armed with a list of questions and concerns. This is the time to go into detail about sensitivity, pain, or general discomfort. The dentist can tell you how your jaw, bite, teeth, and gums all work together, and how problems in one area can affect the development of others. The more you tell the dentist, the more likely it is they can recommend the right course of treatment for braces.

Schedule Your Consultation

Ready to enhance your self-esteem, self-confidence and overall dental health? Call us today to set up a complimentary consultation with our smile experts.

WHY CHOOSE LET'S SMILE DENTAL?

We understand that everyone has important obligations throughout the week and your time is very valuable. With three locations throughout the Northern Virginia metro area and flexible office hours, our team of expert staff can help to schedule your stress-free appointment today!

Quality care

At Let's Smile Dental, we use cutting-edge technology to make your visit as comfortable, relaxing and pain-free as possible.

Flexible hours

Whether you are looking for orthodontic treatments, like braces or Invisalign, pediatric care for your child or implants, let our professional staff schedule the perfect time for your next visit!

Adult and Kid Friendly

Our adult and kid-friendly dental office and staff work hard to make sure that the whole experience is joyful and easy for both the kids and their parents.

TESTIMONIALS

When you book your dental appointment with Let's Smile, do it with the utmost confidence! We’re dedicated to our patients. Take a look at what they have to say:

My son loves it here. The dentist and hygienist describe every tool they are about to use and how they are going to use them. Most importantly, they know how to talk to kids and have a good sense of humor.
MICK L
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Love, love, love the whole staff here! I am being treated for adult orthodontic surgical braces to correct my underbite. Throughout the entire process from the initial consultation, finance/payment, greeting/exit of each appointment, and of course the talented and genuine staff that treat your teeth each time,
TINA L
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We were in an emergent situation after a playground accident/trauma and within 10 mins of calling and upon arrival, we were greeted, evaluated, and treated immediately on our first visit.
CASSY P
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They are AWESOME....I make that drive from Alexandria to Fairfax to take my kid here. My kid loves that they make her feel comfortable and they are just happy and jolly.
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To accommodate your busy schedule, Let’s Smile has three locations in the Northern Virginia metro area. We offer flexible hours and our wonderful staff can help you schedule an appointment today!

PHONE

703-721-4660

OFFICE HOURS

Mon - Thu: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Fri: 8:00am to 2:00pm

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FAIRFAX OFFICE

4210 Fairfax Corner W Ave. Suite 245 Fairfax, VA 22030

RESTON OFFICE

1984 Isaac Newton Sq. West Suite 200. Reston, VA 20190

SPRINGFIELD OFFICE

6564 Loisdale Court Suite 110 Springfield, VA 22150

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