Frequently asked questions

To help you feel informed about your treatment journey with Evolution Orthodontics, we’ve compiled some answers to the most commonly asked questions about orthodontics.

What is orthodontics?

What is a Specialist Orthodontist?

What are the benefits of orthodontics?

How will I know if I need orthodontics?

What age should you have orthodontic treatment?

How does orthodontic treatment work?

How long does orthodontic treatment take?

Does orthodontic treatment hurt?

Can I play sports while having orthodontic treatment?

Can I play a musical instrument while having orthodontic treatment?

Do I still have to visit my dentist while I have orthodontic treatment?

Can I have Invisalign® treatment?

What do I do if I lose my Invisalign® clear aligners?

Will I need a retainer?

How often do I need to wear my retainer?

What should I do if my teeth move after treatment?

Am I too old for orthodontic treatment?

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