Most offices will work with you on prices if you had treatment somewhere else and are unable to return. Seeing how you only have them on the bottom it may not be that expensive. The average cost to just remove the lower braces can vary. It is normally from $200 to $500 to just take the braces off only.
Also, how much does it cost to remove braces without insurance?
• Metal braces are the most visible. If teeth are not brushed properly or taken care of during braces treatment, they may appear discolored once brackets are removed. According to CostHelper.com, the average cost of metal braces in the U.S. is $4,937 without dental insurance and $3,407 with dental insurance.
Additionally, can I take off my braces by myself? There is no way for you to safely remove your braces at home without risking tooth damage… and leaving adhesive on the teeth that won’t come off! I’m an orthodontist… Improper removal of orthodontic brackets (braces) can cause you to fracture the enamel of your teeth.
Keeping this in consideration, how long does it take to get braces taken off?
Usually, the braces can be completely taken off in a single appointment and removal often takes about an hour. During removal, the orthodontist clips the brackets and uses a scraper or polisher to remove the glue from the teeth.
Does it hurt to have braces removed?
It shouldn’t hurt at all. You might feel some pressure as the brackets are removed, but the process, overall, should be painless.