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Am I too old for orthodontic care?
Can my dentist just provide orthodontic care?
Do I need a dental referral to see an orthodontist?
Why should I see an orthodontist specialist?

Dr. Jeff recently took time to answer some of the most common questions we receive at Kozlowski Orthodontics...

Koz Answers: What’s the difference between an orthodontist and a dentist? Do I need a referral?! Am I too old for orthodontic treatment like braces or Invisalign?


We get it. Orthodontics can be a big investment for you or our child. It’s a big decision. A few questions we hear all the time are “Can I get orthodontic care from my dentist?”, “Does my child need a referral to see an orthodontist” and lastly, “Am I too old for orthodontic care or braces

At Kozlowski Orthodontics, we take these questions seriously.

We see a lot of adults in our office and one of the common concerns is “Am I too old for orthodontic treatment?” The answer is always NO! But check out the videos below to learn why orthodontics can work for you at any age, why you should see an orthodontic specialist and whether or not you need a referral – SPOILER, you don’t!

We know you’re busy, so each video is less than 45 seconds long!

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Education and ensuring that patients have all the information they need is very important to us. If you ever have any questions, comments or concerns, we want to answer those for you. Please reach out. Our team is here to serve you!


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