Invest In Your Smile!
The biggest question we hear is: What do braces cost? We know you are worried about the cost of braces. We also know how important it is for you and your family to get the orthodontic treatment you need. You have our promise that we’ll do everything possible to make braces affordable for you.
Every smile is different. As such, there is no standard cost of braces. But the average braces cost in the US is $4,500-$8,000. At Kevin Cook Orthodontics, we offer a FREE consultation before we quote a price. This allows us to evaluate your bite and discuss our findings with you before you commit to treatment.
Do You Offer Cost Assistance for Braces?
We offer several options to help ease your braces cost. We will work with you to find a payment plan that fits your budget. We offer several interest-free payment options. We also offer family discounts and cash-up-front savings. To make things easier for you, we file insurance claims for you and offer automatic bill pay.
The Value of Kevin Cook Orthodontics
With Kevin Cook Orthodontics, there are no surprise fees. We have lots of perks and freebies included in our braces cost, while keeping our fees low.
There is no charge for pre-treatment observation visits.
There is no charge for extra appointments due to breakage or discomfort during active treatment.
We give you free elastics, free cases for your appliances, and a free sports mouthguard during treatment.
Your first retainer is free.
We offer free retainer check-ups for one year following treatment.
We know the cost of braces is a serious investment. We are committed to giving you the highest standard care and value for your money.
Affordable Braces, Invisalign and More
Most individuals are pleasantly surprised to discover that the cost of Invisalign treatments are usually comparable to the cost of traditional braces.
Our other options are affordable as well. As a premier orthodontist in Illinois, our goal is to provide you with exceptional and affordable treatment that fits your budget. We offer interest-free financial payment plans. Please ask us about financing options, flexible spending accounts, credit card payments, and bank drafts. Once Dr. Cook has given his treatment recommendation at your complimentary new patient exam, our Treatment Coordinator will discuss the treatment fee and all the features it includes. We never want finances to be an obstacle to obtaining the beautiful smile you deserve.
Fees and Payment Policy
We pride ourselves on being able to offer various flexible financing options while maintaining the highest level of professional care. We have established our financial policy as follows:
If full payment is made at the onset of treatment, we offer a fee discount. If you have insurance, we will offer a discount for payment of your portion of the fee that is not covered by insurance.
To fit the needs of our patients, a monthly financial arrangement with automatic credit card or debit payment can be made to extend payments over a period of months following an appropriate down payment.
For your convenience, we accept VISA, MASTERCARD and DISCOVER.
In cases of serious delinquency, treatment will be discontinued, although we make every effort to accommodate our patients with temporary difficulties.
If your insurance covers orthodontic treatment, you will receive the benefit of reduced personal costs. Many insurance policies have a lifetime orthodontic benefit that is distinct from regular dental insurance.
If you have insurance, we will help you determine the coverage you have available. Remember that insurance policies vary, and we will review your insurance to determine the appropriate course of action. Once our team starts to transform your smile, we will gladly accept and file insurance assignment on your behalf to make sure your benefits are maximized.
Professional care is provided to you, our patient, and not to an insurance company. Thus, the insurance company is responsible to the patient, and the patient is responsible to the doctor. We will help in every way we can in filing your claim and handling insurance questions from our office on your behalf.