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Frequently Asked Questions
Before beginning orthodontic treatment, you likely have many questions, especially regarding costs of treatment. We want to set your mind at ease by answering these questions.
Dental Insurance and Flex Benefits
If you have further questions regarding the insurance process for orthodontic treatment, we have laid out basic information that apply to many insurance companies. While we recommend that you check with your insurance provider for specific information, we hope that these generalities offer you a good starting point.
We believe that our long list of unedited testimonials goes a long way towards demonstrating the quality treatments performed by Ziman Orthodontics. Many of our patients have returned multiple times for treatment of additional family members as a result of their satisfaction with our practice.
A sampling of 249 recent cases of Dr. Ziman's answered this question with the following responses. (All answers expressed as percents.)
|Courteous and helpful front desk personnel.||88||12||0|
|Financial and insurance matters handled well.||77||12||1|
|Most appointments started on time.||59||34||7|
|Regular feedback on treatment progress given.||57||38||5|
|Dental assistants courteous and gentle.||84||14||2|
|Dr. Ziman took an individual interest in our case.||80||19||1|
|Fully informed about treatment before starting.||82||18||0|
|Would return to this office again for treatment.||84||14||2|
|Our questions and concerns were addressed.||80||18||2|
|Would recommend this office to others.||84||15||1|
|Hygiene instructions, supplies, and feedback given.||80||20||0|
|Pleased with treatment outcome.||85||15||0|
|Dissatisfied with aspects of this office.||0||4||96|
Incognito & Lingual Braces
Incognito Hidden Braces is one of the latest advancements in orthodontic options. Hidden behind your teeth, these braces are custom-made to fit only you. Smile confidently your entire way through treatment...no one will know you have braces (unless you tell them, of course).
This spring like device is attached to the lower front and upper rear braces for 4-5 months and worn continuously. It's success, unlike headgear, does not depend on patient cooperation.
Christee has been an orthodontic assistant working for Dr. Ziman since 1997. In addition to working directly with patients, Christee also works as a patient liaison. She resides in Hastings with her husband, two sons and a daughter.