Cost of your braces

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BraceEmilyB
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Cost of your braces

#1 Post by BraceEmilyB » Sat Jul 15, 2017 2:46 am

So I live in the UK and I am 17 so I get my braces free on the NHS
I know some people in this group live in America and other country's so i was wondering how much money you have had to spend on getting your teeth fixed

throne
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Re: Cost of your braces

#2 Post by throne » Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:01 am

My total came out to $5400 -- very glad my insurance is covering it! Phewf.

Momto5boys
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Re: Cost of your braces

#3 Post by Momto5boys » Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:03 am

Mine cost $3500. My insurance doesn't cover them so it's all out of pocket. Had to put $500 down and paying $120/mo.

strinder
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Location: London

Re: Cost of your braces

#4 Post by strinder » Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:14 pm

I live in the UK as well but as I'm 24 mine cost £4,700 for ceramic braces and if I went for Damon clear it would have been £5,200!
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stellarxoxo
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Re: Cost of your braces

#5 Post by stellarxoxo » Sat Jul 15, 2017 10:04 pm

$4880 in Canada. I have no insurance so i pay out of pocket. 1000 down, 130/month.

BlondeCam
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Re: Cost of your braces

#6 Post by BlondeCam » Sun Jul 16, 2017 11:52 am

$2300 in US for a "simple case- retreat"

Mpkh
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Re: Cost of your braces

#7 Post by Mpkh » Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:39 pm

$6995 in Canada. My insurance covered $3000, so I was responsible for the other $3995. I opted to pay upfront for the 7% discount. I ended up paying $3715.35.
Braced: April 07, 2017
Debraced: February 08, 2019
Sentence: 18-24 months
Actual time in braces: 22 months and 1 day
Reason: Straighten teeth, correct crossbite and edge-to-edge bite

http://myjourneyandlifewithbraces.blogspot.ca

Natrapx
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Re: Cost of your braces

#8 Post by Natrapx » Wed Jul 19, 2017 6:46 am

28 years old in the UK - Damon Clear go on tomorrow. Costing £3650 with a 10% discount (so about £3250) for signing up to the dentists plan (2x Normal visits and 2x hygienist, emergency treatment etc.) at £14.99/month. Basically that's free for two years with the braces cost :D

Bbyrd
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Re: Cost of your braces

#9 Post by Bbyrd » Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:27 pm

$4700, $850 down, $215/mo and insurance will pay &1500

BrunetteMoment
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Re: Cost of your braces

#10 Post by BrunetteMoment » Sun Jul 23, 2017 7:34 pm

$6500 in western Canada. Damon metal. Insurance is paying $2500 so the rest is out of pocket.
Damon Metal. 18 months.
Fixing: Overbite, overjet, crowding.

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cauchy
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Re: Cost of your braces

#11 Post by cauchy » Mon Jul 24, 2017 10:59 pm

$5300 in Canada for ceramic uppers and metal lowers.

Jibbers
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Re: Cost of your braces

#12 Post by Jibbers » Sun Jul 30, 2017 8:48 pm

35 years old, live in the southern US, 27 month estimated treatment time. Total cost $5800, insurance covered $2000. Paid $1000 down and $100/mo for 28 months.

cmatthews26
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Re: Cost of your braces

#13 Post by cmatthews26 » Mon Jul 31, 2017 11:17 am

Excluding the fees for my extractions and x-rays .. the total for my braces came to $5800. I live in Ontario as well.

Tinman80
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Re: Cost of your braces

#14 Post by Tinman80 » Mon Jul 31, 2017 11:24 am

$4,978 in the Philadelphia suburbs. They waving my down payment since my insurance doesn't cover adult braces. My treatment will most likely be 24 months but they are willing to let payments go beyond my removal to keep my payments low.

2Low4U
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Re: Cost of your braces

#15 Post by 2Low4U » Mon Jul 31, 2017 1:36 pm

$7200 For all hardware

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