Cost of your braces

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Sideways
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Re: Cost of your braces

#46 Post by Sideways » Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:37 pm

$8700 - $2000 from insurance $6700 out of pocket in California (SF Bay Area). On top of that, another $1500 for a TAD-assisted expander.

Double jaw surgery will most likely (hopefully) be covered by insurance.

carebearsd
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Re: Cost of your braces

#47 Post by carebearsd » Fri Jan 05, 2018 5:39 pm

$5200 3M clear top and metal bottom. California. Using my FSA. Palate expander included and retainers. Xrays and impressions also included.

ReaJT
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Re: Cost of your braces

#48 Post by ReaJT » Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:58 pm

I live in Scotland. 32 years old and for cosmetic reasons. Top and bottom ceramics privately costing £3200. Expected treatment time 15-18 months and that includes a years aftercare.

Bracefacemom47
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Re: Cost of your braces

#49 Post by Bracefacemom47 » Sun Jan 07, 2018 2:28 pm

My daughter's were $5800 With one ortho, half coveted by insurance and mine were $4100 with a different orth, not coveted by insurance because I'm not under age 18. North central Texas
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