Learn About the Average Cost of Braces for Your Child
The average cost of braces depends on the type of braces your child needs and how much treatment is needed. These factors can also affect the amount of coverage your insurance provides, and how much you may have to pay for braces out-of-pocket.
Keep reading to learn about the average cost of braces and how to pay for them.
What Is the Average Cost of Braces?
In general, the cost of your child’s braces will depend on:
Whether you have insurance or not
The type of braces
How long the treatment will take (based on your child’s dental needs)
The child has difficulty chewing, speaking, or swallowing
It’s important to note that each state and insurance plan is different, so you must check with your insurance provider to see if braces are covered. If you are covered by Medicaid, you can contact your Medicaid office to determine if braces are covered for your children.
Schedule an Appointment with a Kool Smiles Orthodontist
Schedule a no-cost consultation with one of the skilled orthodontists at Kool Smiles, and we can give you an estimate for the cost of your child’s braces.
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