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Adults

Today’s treatments are designed to ensure a stunning smile without compromising your lifestyle.

The needs of adults are often vastly different to that of a child and as such we offer a variety of tailored treatment options, including the choice of invisible options such as Invisalign and hidden braces and also NK Express (a popular alternative to bite correction) which can achieve amazing smile transformations

Almost half the patients at NK Orthodontist are adults. When you visit us you’ll be in the company of other confident adults who have also made the decision to finally improve their smile.

When it comes to enhancing your smile, or improving oral health and function, don’t let age or the perceived look of braces be a barrier. Large uncomfortable metal braces are a thing of the past thanks to rapidly improving technology. Today’s treatments are tailored to achieve a spectacular smile, in less time without the inconvenience to your lifestyle.

  • Improve alignment
  • Enhance Function
  • Stunning new smile

 

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Costs

We know that your orthodontic treatment is an everlasting investment on your appearance, oral health and self-esteem. This is why we want to give everyone the opportunity to experience the benefits of a beautiful smile! We want to make paying for your treatment that bit simpler.

Typical costs (depending on the complexity and the time in treatment):

NK Express from $2900 (including Invisalign i7*)
Invisalign Lite from $4900
Invisalign Full from $6900
Conventional treatments (clear braces/silver braces) from $5900
SureSmile and hidden braces from $6900.

Interest free financing options can start from as little as $9 per day and as little as $200 down payment depending on the type of treatment and level of health fund coverage.

An initial consultation with Dr NICK will let you know which of the above treatment types are most suitable for you. We will then structure a payment plan tailored to your needs and will assist you with all the required information to maximise your health fund claim if you are covered for orthodontic services. So check to see if you’re covered for orthodontic services – and how much for. The item number is 881 and you need to ask what your life time and yearly limits are.

At NK Orthodontist, you can get the treatment you need, the smile you want and a payment schedule that suits you.

It’s important to talk to your health fund provider before you proceed. Most funds don’t cover you in the first year of membership, so don’t wait until after you have decided on orthodontic services to join a fund.

Tax rebates

If your medical fees rise above a certain threshold in a year, you may be able to claim back some of these costs as a rebate from the Australian Tax Office. This is called the “Medical Expense Tax Rebate”. Orthodontic fees are counted as medical fees for the purposes of this rebate, which is calculated when you do your income tax return. To find out more about the rebate, and the current threshold, contact your accountant or the Australian Taxation Office.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a referral?
No, you don’t need a referral from a Dentist to come and see Dr Nick. If you are wanting to change your smile, all you have to do is call us . Many of our patients come directly to us after being recommended by friends or family or their Dentist.
Is orthodontic treatment painful?
We use the latest materials and appliances to ensure that discomfort is kept to a minimum. Your comfort throughout treatment is our priority. If you have any discomfort, please do not hesitate to contact us.
How long does orthodontic treatment take?
It depends on the nature of your problem. Some treatment can take as little as 4-6 months for cosmetic alignment with the average time in treatment being 14-16 months for bite correction. Dr Nick will assess this at your first consultation and can provide you with an approximate time frame.
What typically happens at my initial consultation?

Dr Nick will assess your bite, take digital x-rays and photographs and then provide you with a comprehensive treatment plan. This includes time expected in treatment, types of treatment and a fee quote.

The initial consultation is rebate only (no out of pocket expense) for those in private health funds or a $90 fee for those who are not associated with any health fund.

Can I pay for my treatment in affordable instalments?
Yes we will sit with you to discuss affordable payment plans. Some start from as little as $9 per day.  

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