Patient Information | Braces Treatment In Honolulu | Caswell Orthodontics

Your first visit

Dr. Caswell and her staff welcome you to Caswell Orthodontics! We are so glad that you and your family have chosen our practice to start working towards the future of your smile. Our highly skilled team is thoroughly committed to providing you with the best orthodontic options. Your time is valuable and we respect that. Your initial appointment will consist of a 1 hour full examination and a review of potential treatment options for your needs. To expedite treatment, we will also take diagnostic records, such as x-rays and photos.

Step one to your healthy smile

During your first examination, we will address your needs and discuss a few standard orthodontic treatments available to you. Please ask any additional questions that you may have, as we want this first experience to make you comfortable in your decision with our orthodontic practice.

Step one to your healthy smile

Questions may include:

  • Is there a condition that can be addressed by orthodontics?
  • Is treatment needed now, or should I wait?
  • What treatments would be best?
  • Do any teeth need removal?
  • What is the estimated treatment time?
  • What is the cost for this treatment?
  • What are different options for payment?

After discussion of your personal needs, we will outline treatment time frames and treatment costs. This will give you a better understanding of the commitment you are about to make for a beautiful smile that’s worth it.

If you have orthodontic insurance, bring your insurance card to this first appointment. This will help us estimate your treatment costs.

Can I afford it?
The actual cost of treatment depends on the length and level of your individual treatment plan. Price is determined at the first appointment.

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Your scheduled appointment time has been reserved specifically for you. We request 24-hours' notice if you need to cancel your appointment. We are aware that unforeseen events sometimes cause you to miss an appointment and appreciate your cooperation.