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Discover the straight smile
you’ve always dreamed of
Straight teeth are healthy teeth, no matter your age. Whether your child needs traditional braces or you want a discreet treatment to fix your own misaligned teeth, our orthodontic team at Commonwealth Dentistry has an option for you.
Free Orthodontic Consults
Determine if orthodontic treatment is right for you. Appointments always start and end on time to keep your busy schedule on track.
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Insurance & Financing Options
We accept most major insurance plans as well as many regional plans. For those without insurance, we offer an in-house discount plan and affordable payment plans.
Orthodontics at Commonwealth Dentistry
Achieve beautifully straight teeth with Invisalign® – a system utilizing a series of clear, removable, and comfortable aligners. These aligners are virtually invisible to friends, family, and coworkers, allowing you to eat and drink freely during treatment.
Standard Braces (Clear and Metal)
Our orthodontic treatments encompass both traditional braces – available in clear and metal options – suitable for children and adults. This comprehensive approach effectively addresses complex issues such as crooked teeth, jaw misalignment, and bite concerns.
Orthodontics can help you…
Straighten crooked teeth
Align a misaligned bite
Achieve a healthier smile
Build confidence in your smile
Who is a candidate for orthodontic treatment like braces or Invisalign®?
Both teenagers and adults are often candidates for orthodontic treatment, whether through braces or Invisalign®. Book a free consultation and we’ll help you determine which type of orthodontic treatment is best suited to your needs and lifestyle.
What dental issues can orthodontic treatment address?
Orthodontic treatments, such as braces and Invisalign®, can effectively correct a range of problems, including crooked teeth, crowding, spacing issues, underbites, and overbites.
How long does orthodontic treatment usually take?
The duration of orthodontic treatment varies based on the severity of the misalignment. Our Central Virginia orthodontics team finds that braces treatment generally lasts one to three years. Invisalign® treatment, on the other hand, can often be completed in one year.
Are there dietary restrictions during orthodontic treatment?
Invisalign® aligners are removable while eating, so there are no restrictions. For those with braces, caution is advised with foods that might stick to or damage brackets and wires. These include chewy candy, hard foods like nuts and apples, and crunchy items like popcorn and chips.
What factors influence the cost of orthodontic treatment?
Dr. Jeff Beyer
Dr. Beyer grew up just outside Buffalo, NY, and attended Penn State University for his B.S. degree in Physiology. After earning his DDS degree (Magna Cum Laude) in 1995 from the VCU School of Dentistry, he enrolled in the Orthodontic residency program at VCU and completed his training in 1997. He remained at VCU for an additional two years in the Department of Orthodontics as a full-time Assistant Professor where he directed the dental student orthodontic clinic, maintained a private practice, and trained the orthodontic residents.
In 1999, Dr. Beyer founded Commonwealth Orthodontics and maintains a full-time private practice in Midlothian and Colonial Heights. He was one of the very first Orthodontists to be trained in Invisalign and offer it in private practice, and maintains active professional memberships in the American, Southern, and Virginia Associations of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association (ADA). Dr. Beyer also had the honor and privilege of serving as President of the Medical College of Virginia Orthodontic Education and Research Foundation in 2005. Dr. Beyer and Commonwealth Orthodontics have been selected as the Best Orthodontist in Richmond by the Richmond Times-Dispatch for multiple years.
Outside of the office, you won’t find Dr. Beyer around town much, as he and his family enjoy traveling around the United States in their RV. If you are ever looking for advice as to where to travel, chances are he has been there (or at least somewhere close!). He also enjoys collecting pinball machines and arcade games — and he even has machines from his collection in both offices for patients to enjoy.
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Are you ready for a dentist who puts you first?
Finally, the dental experience you deserve. Appointments at Commonwealth Dentistry are convenient, efficient, and provide you with the personal attention you deserve.
What to expect at your first appointment:
- Meet with your hygienist for a comprehensive exam and X-rays
- Full professional dental cleaning and polish for most patients
- We’ll investigate for periodontal disease or any other underlying issues
- Create a personalized care plan and answer your questions
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