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A Message of Support and Guidance from the American Association of Orthodontists

Female Orthodontists

Dealing with SmileDirectClub’s abrupt closure may leave you with many questions and concerns. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) understands how important it is to have a reliable support system, especially when it comes to your health and well-being. If you find yourself in a situation where you are left without treatment options and no one to turn to for help from your current provider, we want you to know that you are not alone. The AAO is here for you, ready to provide assistance and guidance.

The AAO is comprised of highly trained and experienced orthodontic specialists dedicated to your health and well-being. AAO orthodontists understand the unique challenges you may be experiencing and can offer support and solutions.

We understand that financial concerns can add to the stress of your situation. To ease the burden, many AAO orthodontists offer complimentary consultations. This allows you to discuss your concerns, receive expert advice, and explore potential treatment options. AAO orthodontists can provide recommendations on how to move your treatment forward, ensuring that you receive the care you need.

At the AAO, the health and safety of patients are our top priorities. We emphasize the importance of an in-person exam and x-rays before starting any orthodontic treatment with a provider. These steps are crucial in ensuring an accurate diagnosis and creating a customized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs. Our orthodontists are committed to upholding the highest standards of care to safeguard your well-being throughout your orthodontic journey.

In times of uncertainty, we want you to know that AAO members are highly trained orthodontic specialists available to help. Reach out to an AAO orthodontist to get the care you need. Together, we can navigate through these challenges and find a solution that suits your needs. Find an AAO orthodontist in your local area.