Patients

OX Orthodontix is Ellicott City/Columbia and Clarksville/River Hill, MD areas’ top Invisalign provider and we’re proud to be in the top 1% of Invisalign providers in the world.

Our patients take comfort in knowing that our experienced orthodontists have treated more patients than 99% of orthodontists worldwide. Our team specialize in this innovative orthodontic treatment and have treated over 8,000 patients with Invisalign.

Pricing and payments

For your convenience, we offer many different payment options and we are certain to find a plan that suits you and your family. Our goal is to match you to a payment plan that makes orthodontic treatment affordable for you.

Some of our payment benefits include:

  • Orthobanc Account Management with a NO INTEREST payment plan
  • Professional payment management system
  • Convenient and hassle-free payment methods
  • Automatic draft of monthly payments (timely payments protect your credit score)
  • 24-hour online access to your account through Orthobanc's secure website for monitoring payment history and details

Orthodontic Insurance

Several payment options will be presented at your initial consultation. A dedicated, full-time staff member will assist you in determining and obtaining your full insurance benefits. We work with most major insurance plans. If you do not have an insurance plan, we believe you will find our services and fees an excellent value.

We accept the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant
  • Careingtons Discount Program
  • Cigna
  • Delta
  • Dentemax Plus
  • DHA
  • GEHA
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Lincoln Financial
  • Metlife
  • Principal
  • Tricare Retirees (Delta)
  • United Concordia
  • United Healthcare

We love new patients and are happy to work with you, if your insurance is out of network.

Your First Visit

Choosing the orthodontic treatment that’s best for you is an important decision. It’s our goal to understand your goals, educate you on effective treatment options, and make sure you feel comfortable every step of the way!

Some ways we accomplish this is through our professional offices, private treatment rooms and friendly staff at both our Ellicott City and Clarksville offices. We also make sure our team of specialist orthodontists are available to answer any questions you might have about your orthodontic care.

What will happen during the initial appointment?

Your first visit with us at OX Orthodontix is completely free. We want you to get familiar with our practice, tell us about your lifestyle preferences and explain your goals and expectations for orthodontic treatment. We’ll get to know you and do a complete oral exam, including digital X-rays, if necessary. We’ll also collect all necessary information in order prepare a unique treatment plan just for you.

During the appointment, we will conduct a thorough evaluation of your orthodontic needs and outline different treatment methods that benefit you:

Medical History.:

The first step in your Orthodontic treatment is to complete the Online Health History Form. This form asks for your basic contact & insurance information, your dental history, as well as your medical history, such as allergies & medications.

Digital Records:

After completing the Medical History form, we will begin taking any necessary records. These records may include digital radiographs (x-rays), digital photographs and a direct exam. Each of these records help us formulate a treatment plan customized to your needs.

Treatment Plan & Cost:

Upon completion of the direct exam, we will provide you with a recommended treatment plan, including the fees for the treatment. We make it a priority to answer all your questions about the plan, and welcome you to ask questions throughout the entire course of treatment.

Getting Started:

Once you’ve selected a treatment plan and we’ve agreed upon a financing plan, you’re ready to get started!

Keeping Patients Healthy

We hope that you, your family, friends, and neighbors are coping during this extremely challenging time. As you know, we are postponing routine, in-office visits, however, we are open for urgent procedures and for Virtual Appointments and Virtual Consultations.

Virtual Calls

Communicate with your orthodontist as much as you’d like with remote appointments. With our virtual smile assessment, new patients can connect with our expert treatment coordinator right from the comfort of your home.

Stay Connected

OX has always embraced new technology, so we have remained connected with you. With Dental Monitoring, you can get a check on status of your treatment without leaving the house or office.

Making Appointments

Text or call to make your virtual or in person appointments at the most convenient OX office location.

Dental Monitoring App

Digitally connect to your orthodontist by using an app to make sure everything is on track with your braces or Invisalign. This means less visits to the office with the comfort of knowing we are monitoring your treatment.

The convenience of Remote visits = Shorter treatment time.

Looking to the Future

Your safety and the protection of our wonderful OX team is always of paramount importance. We have Private treatment rooms for all of our patients, every time.

Fewer appointments with constant contact is the new wave of orthodontics and we are ready to treat you with all the latest technology.

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Orthodontic Patient Forms

For your convenience, we provide our forms online so you can access them easily and fill them out prior to your first appointment. Whether you’re visiting our Ellicott City or Clarksville location, all information provided is sent to our office securely. All you’ll need to do is provide a signature once you’re at the office to verify that the information you submitted online is accurate.

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