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Best Orthodontists
in St. Louis

Why These Orthodontists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored St. Louis Orthodontists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Alizadeh & Schreiner Orthodontics

Alizadeh & Schreiner Orthodontics is a practice in Chesterfield, one of which founding partners is board-certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. The clinic treats children, teens, and adults, and it deals with issues like crooked teeth and temporomandibular joint or TMJ dysfunctions. The clinic uses the iCAT 3D Dental Imaging System that has 95% less radiation than traditional scan machines, and it has a 24/7 emergency plan for patients who suffer pain or injury from broken appliances.

Chesterfield, MO 63017


Banhead & Firth Orthodontics

Bankhead & Firth Orthodontics is a practice in Oakville, Sunset Hills, and Eureka. The clinic provides child and adult orthodontic treatment programs, using various types of braces. The clinic also offers retainer care that recommends metal-and-acrylic Hawley appliances or the virtually invisible Essix retainers. Dr. John R. Firth, who heads the practice obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Creighton University and his Master's in Orthodontics degree from Saint Louis University.

St. Louis, MO 63129


Bankhead Orthodontic Specialists

Bankhead Orthodontic Specialists is a practice in O'Fallon, Chesterfield, Wentzville, and Warrenton that provides immediate and advanced care for kids, teens, and adults. The treatment systems include the SureSmile® “hybrid orthodontic system”, which the clinic's founder himself has pioneered, traditional metal braces, lingual or hidden braces, and clear ceramic braces. The office has two other locations in Illinois.

O Fallon, MO 63368


Bauer Orthodontics

Bauer Orthodontics is a practice in Cottleville that serves all of St. Charles County. The clinic can install conventional metal braces, esthetic clear braces, or invisible lingual braces for adults, adolescents, and children. The clinic handles other orthodontic issues like TMJ therapy and preparation for orthognathic surgery to improve the jaw. Dr. Mattew J. Bauer, who founded the practice, earned his Master's in Orthodontics degree from Saint Louis University, where he is now a member of the clinical orthodontic faculty.

Cottleville, MO 63376


Century Orthodontics

Century Orthodontics is a practice in Manchester, Clayton, and Wildwood that was founded in 1896 by Dr. Edward Angle, the father of modern orthodontics. The clinic is updated on the latest procedures and technologies in correcting teeth and jaw dysfunctions, and it offers a range of braces options to suit the patients' lifestyle and budget. The initial consultation is free, and the clinic has no-downpayment plans and a reasonable fee structure.

Manchester, MO 63011


Cherre Orthodontics

Cherre Orthodontics is a practice in Ellisville. The clinic deals with crooked teeth and problematic jaw bites, using fixed metal or ceramic braces, Invisalign® removable appliances, and retainers. The clinic also performs orthognathic surgery, which corrects abnormalities of the facial bones that can cause difficulty in chewing, talking, and sleeping. Patients can call to schedule a free initial consultation.

Ellisville, MO 63011


City Smiles

City Smiles is a general and cosmetic dental practice in St. Louis. The clinic uses a neuromuscular orthodontics approach to correct the alignment of teeth, muscles, and joints, and this approach is proven effective in improving facial symmetry and appearance. The clinic's orthodontist is a graduate of Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, and he is a certified provider of the Invisalign®, Six Month Smiles®, and ClearCorrect systems.

St. Louis, MO 63101


Dougherty Orthodontics

Dougherty is an orthodontics practice in St. Louis that helps patients straighten their teeth. The office has a state-of-the-art sterilization center, and it uses all-digital equipment to evaluate cases. The practice provides patients with a complimentary one-hour initial consultation that includes a comprehensive exam, X-ray imaging, and a packet of all available corrective plans. Dr. Stefanie Dougherty is the clinic's founder, who holds a Master of Science in Dentistry degree and a Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial from Indiana University.

St. Louis, MO 63122


Forest Park Dental

Forest Park Dental is a practice in Greater St. Louis that opened in 1986. The clinic provides general dentistry services, as well as treatments for orthodontic conditions like overbite or “buck” teeth, underbite or “bulldog” teeth, and misplaced midline. The practice offers different types of orthodontic appliances, and these include braces and fixed space maintainers. The clinic serves adults and children, including toddlers who have harmful habits like sucking their thumb.

St. Louis, MO 63108


Frost Orthodontics

Frost Orthodontics is a practice in St. Louis that opened in 1959. The clinic helps adults and children with issues like misaligned teeth and problematic jaw structure, and it uses the Invisalign® system to correct certain orthodontic problems. The lead practitioner received earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Washington University, and he earned his Master of Science in Orthodontics degree from Saint Louis University.

St. Louis, MO 63141


Garvey Team Orthodontics

Garvey Team Orthodontics is a practice in St. Charles. The clinic is headed by a board-certified orthodontist, who has experience in resolving teeth and jaw problems with conventional braces and Invisalign® clear aligners. The clinic uses cutting-edge technology to bring a healthy functional bite, a confident smile, and a positive self-image to children, adolescents, and adults. The practice offers free initial consultations and flexible payment plans.

St. Charles, MO 63303


Kirkwood Station Dental

Kirkwood Station Dental is a practice in Kirkwood that provides general dentistry, periodontic, endodontic, and orthodontic services. The clinic offers treatment options to correct the teeth and the jaw, and these include full fixed braces, segmental braces, clear aligners, and removable orthodontic appliances. The clinic also provides comprehensive esthetic treatment programs that involve orthodontics and veneers. The website features an online dental library that contains valuable information on proper orthodontic care.

Kirkwood, MO 63122


Levens Orthodontics

Levens Orthodontics is a practice in St. Louis that also runs the Adult Orthodontic Center of St. Louis. The clinic provides a range of orthodontic appliance choices that include the Incognito™ lingual braces system. The doctor graduated, with honors, from Saint Louis University Department of Orthodontics, and he is the only practitioner in the United States who holds a Master's in Lingual Orthodontics degree. The initial consultation is free, and the office facilitates the filing of patients' insurance claims.

St. Louis, MO 63131


Marc R. Singer, D.D.S.

Dr. Marc R. Singer is a dental practitioner in Creve Coeur that serves Greater St. Louis. Dr. Singer's clinic opened in 1989 and has since provided general dentistry and orthodontics services for adults, teens, and kids. The practice offers orthodontic treatment systems like traditional metal braces, ceramic braces, Invisalign®, and ClearCorrect. The office has a 24/7 dental emergency plan for cases like severe pain caused by a broken orthodontic appliance.

Creve Coeur, MO 63141


McDermott Orthodontics

McDermott an orthodontics practice in Arnold and Florissant that provides a range of solutions to teeth and jaw problems. The clinic offers early-treatment programs for children below 11 years old, placements of orthodontic appliances for children and adults, and emergency orthodontic care. Dr. Richard McDermott, who founded the practice, obtained his Doctorate of Dental Surgery, with honors, from the University of California, where he also earned his master's degree and Certificate in Orthodontics.

Moshiri Orthodontics

Moshiri Orthodontics is a practice in St. Louis, Creve Coeur, and Lake St. Louis that has been in operation for more than 30 years. The clinic handles simple and speciality-care cases, and it uses the Invisalign® appliance for certain orthodontic issues. The founder is certified by the American Board of Orthodontists, and he is a fellow of the American College of Dentists, the International College of Dentists, and the World Federation of Orthodontics. Initial consultations are complimentary.

St. Louis, MO 63141


Olson & White Orthodontics

Olson & White is an orthodontics practice in O'Fallon and Florissant. The founder is a former assistant professor of orthodontics at Washington University, and he is a certified Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. The clinic serves adults, adolescents, and children, and it provides services like installation of metal braces or clear aligners, retention, TMJ treatment, and post-orthodontic care. Consultations are free, and patients can book an appointment by filling out the request form on the website.

O Fallon, MO 63368


Varble Orthodontics

Varble Orthodontics is a practice in Creve Coeur and St Charles. The clinic deals with all types of orthodontic cases, including the early prevention of dysfunctions that might require major surgery if left unattended. The practice collaborates with other orthodontic specialists on complicated cases. Dr. Zachary Varble, who heads the practice, obtained his Doctorate of Dental Medicine, magna cum laude, from the Southern Illinois School of Dental Medicine, and he is a clinical professor at Saint Louis University.

Creve Coeur, MO 63141


West County Orthodontics

West County Orthodontics is a practice in Chesterfield that offers a range of treatment programs to straighten the teeth, correct cross bites, open bites, and remove harmful oral habits. The clinic serves adults and children, and it offers aesthetic alternatives to metal braces like ceramic and lingual braces. Patients can call to arrange a complimentary initial consultation, but they are requested to fill out the online health form beforehand so the doctor can pre-assess their cases.

Chesterfield, MO 63017


WingHaven Orthodontics

WingHaven Orthodontics is a practice in O'Fallon that deals with common orthodontic problems like overjets and crowding of the teeth. The clinic implements the two-phase program for most cases, to prevent surgery if left untreated. The founder holds a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific, and she received her Master of Science in Orthodontics degree from the Saint Louis University Dreiling-Marshall Center for Advanced Dental Education.

O Fallon, MO 63368


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