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How we work

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Initial consultation
30-40 minutes
 
treatment plan
Treatment Planning
1-2 weeks
 
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Begin active treatment

FORESEEING PROBLEMS BEFORE THEY OCCUR

With an initial consultation we will check your dental development, your bite and possible jaw growth irregularities.
We will then advise about treatment options, the best time to start and the costs involved.

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ALWAYS LETTING YOU KNOW WHAT WE WILL DO BEFORE WE DO IT

Our treatment planning stage outlines your individualised orthodontic treatment plan making it easy to understand and follow. This will allow you to give us your informed consent before we start.

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A SMILE YOU CAN SHOW OFF

Straight teeth and a beautiful smile radiates confidence and self esteem. We also always consider your facial structure and make sure we get the bite right by correctly matching the way that the top and bottom teeth come together.

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Potential benefits of receiving treatment from us

A smile that you will want to show off
Teeth that are easier to clean and maintain
Prevention of excessive wear to the teeth
Improvements in facial aesthetics
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Meet Dr Betty Keng

BDS (Otago),  Doc.Clin.Dent (Otago)
MOrth RCS (Edin),  MRACDS

Betty has been providing quality orthodontic treatment in the Taranaki region since 2010. You will find few formalities at her practice as she likes to keep the atmosphere friendly and fun. One of her core goals is to always keep her patients and their families fully informed about any treatment options and the progress of their treatment. She also ensures that you are given all the tools and advise that you will need to complete treatment as quickly and efficiently as possible. 

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“The end result of my sons treatment is honestly fantastic”

Gillian Park

 

“You have given Caleb a great smile. I love that you also educate him about looking after his teeth”

Dani McQuay

 

“I am so pleased with everything. I was given such great treatment by everyone involved”

Emily Batchelor

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Common Questions

WHAT IS ORTHODONTICS?
Orthodontics is a specialised branch of dentistry concerned with the diagnosis of irregularities and abnormalities of the teeth, jaws and face.
WHO NEEDS ORTHODONTICS?
Anyone concerned about the appearance and function of their teeth and jaws. Orthodontic treatment is often undertaken in the early teenage years as this is when growth is most rapid.
HOW MUCH DO BRACES COST?
Orthodontic treatment costs are variable and will reflect both the severity of the problem(s) and the length of treatment. An estimated treatment cost will be provided to you at the time of the initial consultation appointment, and these appointments cost $60 for under 18's and $90 for adults.
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BEFORE & AFTER:

Crowding
Protruded Teeth
Deep Bite
Impacted Teeth
Missing Teeth

Open Bite
Cross Bite

 

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CONTACT US

(06) 759 0123
32A Vivian Street
New Plymouth
(Onsite parking available)

Our Postal Address is:
Taranaki Orthodontics
PO Box 8338
New Plymouth 4342

Email: enquiry@tortho.co.nz