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Medicaid cover portion invisalign braces

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
Invisalign: Getting orthodontic treatment has many advantages- better aesthetics, better function, less dental decay and gum problems, better self esteem. Whether... Read More
Dr. Hilary Baskin
Orthodontics 29 years experience
Depends: On what you value. If you want a beautiful smile but have a major aversion to wearing metal in your mouth, then yes. If you don't have any issues wi... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Worth it?: Depends on whether you want great treatment or good treatment. Braces are still the gold standard, but there are many malocclusions that can be impro... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
Invisalign or braces: Each has its place depending upon the individual circumstances of the case. The ability of the orthodontist performing the service is more important t... Read More
Dr. Hilary Baskin
Orthodontics 29 years experience
Your choice, but ...: For teens we typically recommend braces. Teens tend to lose or damage invisalign trays. Also, braces tend to be cheaper, faster, and potentially more... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Braces: First of all make sure you're seeing a qualified Orthodontist for Rx. Second, braces Rx can provide about 95% improvement in teens. Clear aligners (... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Cosmetic dentistry: It's also possible to fix gaps cosmetically through the use of dental bonding or dental veneers, such as Lumineers.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Yes: There are braces that go behind the teeth, and removable appliances similar to retainers that can be used to close space. Also teeth can be reshaped ... Read More
Dr. Hilary Baskin
Orthodontics 29 years experience
Yes: one method we use are custom aligners-- they are 'like' invisalign, but cost a great deal less.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
Can't eat anything: No eating while wearing your aligners. Only water if you must. The aligners are not strong enough to withstand cheewing forces, and sugar caught under... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Zipkin
Dentistry 49 years experience
Yes: If you want improvement of tooth positions and refuse to wear braces or standard removable appliances, invisalign type treatment is better as there's ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
See your dentist: Your current tray probably does not fit correctly, so the case needs to be reevaluated. New impressions may be needed to correct your mistake.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sal Aragona
Dentistry 42 years experience
Same: Inspire ice is a brand name for a clear orthodontic bracket produce and your experience would be similar as with any other fixed orthodontic braces sy... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
Invisalign: Works but there are limitations. There are also some advantages. It's more important the orthodontist you choose to treat you than the method he\she u... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 43 years experience
That Can Depend: The cost of conventional orthodontic treatment and treatment via Invisalign can vary depending on the person providing treatment, their qualifications... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Apples and oranges: As braces are on average more than 90% effective, and clear aligners are on average 41% effective, that's more important than length of treatment. In... Read More