Finance & Insurance

Finances

The cost of orthodontic treatment is as individualized as your treatment needs are. At West Shore Orthodontics, we realize that orthodontic treatment is a major investment in both time and money for our patients. In order make this important investment in oral health achievable, we will work with you to create an affordable monthly payment plan. A paid-in-full upfront discount is also available. Winning the lottery aside, no one likes financial surprises, so at West Shore Orthodontics, our financial policies are always clearly reviewed prior to starting treatment and the cost of orthodontic treatment is always transparent from the start.

Insurance

Our office is committed to helping you maximize your insurance benefits and make orthodontic treatment as affordable as possible.

While we do not directly bill a third party insurance provider, our knowledgeable front end staff will help you complete the appropriate forms for you to submit to your insurance provider for reimbursement as our goal is to make the process as smooth as possible. Also, please feel free to check out our useful monthly payment calculator  tool.

If you are unsure of what your insurance coverage may be, we always recommend contacting your insurance company prior to your first appointment to get a complete picture of what benefits they may offer you.

If you have questions about your insurance plan, you may find the below insurance form a helpful reference point for your phone call. We can review the answers with you to ensure you get the most out of your insurance coverage. You can download and print these questions from here:

Insurance Inquiry

If you would like our office to send a pre-determination to see what orthodontic benefits your plan may have, please fill out and submit the following form:

Fill out the pre-determination form

Privacy Policy

West Shore Orthodontics recognizes the importance of privacy in relation to personal information we receive from our patients, and makes efforts to ensure the accuracy, confidentiality and security of such information. In British Columbia, the BC Personal Information Protection Act (the “BC PIPA”) regulates the way in which private sector organizations collect, keep, use, secure and disclose personal information. West Shore Orthodontics is governed by the BC PIPA, therefore, we take your privacy seriously.

Full Privacy Policy