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The cost of braces varies, but you can expect conventional metal braces to average $5,000 (or less in rural areas). Some insurance carriers provide partial coverage for orthodontic treatment, so check with your insurance provider for the specifics of what your policy covers.

From: Dental Braces and Retainers WebMD Medical Reference

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Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on January 17, 2017

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American Dental Association.

Kidshealth.org.

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on January 17, 2017

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