If you want straighter teeth: How much do braces cost? - South Arkansas Sun

How important proper oral care is to one’s physical appearance

Dietrich Orthodontics even cites research suggesting straight teeth could lead to better job prospects

It comes as no surprise, then, that around 4 million people in the United States are wearing braces at any given moment

According to Dentaly, your braces could cost somewhere between $1,200 and $13,000 total — with monthly costs between $80 and $650

According to Oral B, the cost can vary based on what type of braces you’re getting. Metal braces can cost between $3,000 and $,7000

Ceramic braces typically sit between $4,000 and $8,000, lingual braces cost between $8,000 and $10,000 and Invisalign $4,000 to $7,400

These treatments can be much cheaper with dental insurance, which often costs $20 to $60 per month, according to Forbes

Sawgrass Orthodontics says most patients need to wear braces for 18 to 24 months

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