Firouz Orthodontics
(Maurice Firouz, DDS)

Call Us: (310) 447-5790
Address: 11645 Wilshire Blvd Suite
1060 Los Angeles, CA 90025
Monday – Friday 9:30AM – 5:30PM

New Patient Frequently Asked Questions | Firouz Orthodontics

Q: Do I need a referral from my Dentist in order to make an appointment with Dr. Firouz?
Q: Will my teeth straighten out as they grow?
Q: What will I learn from the initial examination?
Q: Will I need to have teeth extracted for braces?

Q: How long will it take to complete treatment?
Q: How much will braces cost? Are financing options available? How does my insurance work?
Q: How often will I have appointments?
Q: Do braces hurt?
Q: Can I return to school the day I receive my braces?
Q: How often should I brush and floss while wearing braces?
Q: Can I still play sports?
Q: Do I need to see my family dentist while in braces?
Q: Are there foods I cannot eat while I have braces?
Q: What is an emergency appointment? How are those handled?

Q: Can orthodontic correction occur while a child has baby teeth?
Q: What is Phase One (early) treatment?
Q: Will my child need full braces if he/she has Phase One treatment?
Q: Will my child need an expander?
Q: Is it too late to have braces if I am already an adult?
Q: Can I wear braces even though I have crowns and missing teeth?
Q: Why should you choose an orthodontic specialist?
Q: Is Invisalign available in the Los Angeles Area?

Q: Will Invisalign fit my lifestyle?
Q: What is Invisalign?
Q: What are the primary benefits of Invisalign?