Braces for Adults

How do braces work?

Your teeth are cushioned by the tissue of your gums, AKA your Gingiva. Underneath your gums, you have a Periodontal Membrane, which shields the lower half of your teeth. As your teeth are bone, the two “prong-like” portions of your teeth are fittingly called the Alveolar Bones.

The treatment works by constantly putting pressure on your teeth, slowly encouraging them to move into the correct position by putting pressure on the Periodontal Membrane. One side of this membrane will stretch out, allowing the teeth to move. The bars and bands will then push it from the other side — creating enough space for the teeth to safely shift. In fact, it’s the archwire that puts most of the pressure on your teeth, while many of the other parts (like the brackets) work to hold it in place.

Braces Treatment Process

Book an Appointment

Call us at 64751028 or


Initial Assessment & Diagnostic Investigation

Upper and lower impressions for study models, two large x-rays (frontal and side view) and initial screening.

Discussion, Cleaning and

We will advise you on your suitability for braces. If the patient is deemed unsuitable after the initial assessment, all the records will be returned to you.

Braces Placement

Upper and lower braces placement. If extractions are needed, we will arrange separately.

How Much Do Braces Cost?

$4,868.50 (w/ GST)

At Smilepoint Dental Centre, we provide easy payment options through the following:

Initial Payment$1,016.50 (w/ GST)

Includes placement of separators, molar bands, brackets, wires and modules

Subsequent Payments$256.80
per visit (w/ GST)

The package includes only orthodontics treatment, from the placement of the fixed braces to the removal of the fixed braces and all consultations in between.

Excluded treatments:

    • Initial assessment/diagnostic investigation records – $208.65 (w/ GST)
      • Inclusive of upper and lower impressions for study models, two large x-rays (frontal and side view) and initial screening. If the patient is deemed unsuitable for braces after the initial assessment, the records will be returned to you.
    • Extractions; if necessary
    • Routine dental treatment (scaling and polishing, fillings); if needed

Are these prices affordable?

Believe it or not, it is possible to find affordable braces in Singapore, especially with our student braces rate.
Here are some of the prices that are offered by other public institutions.


These fees exclude all initial consultations and diagnostic investigation fees.

Want to go Incognito?

Invisalign® is a clear, removable teeth aligner used as an alternative to braces. Achieve your perfect smile, fuss-free!

Ready to start your journey with us?

Get in touch by making an appointment today.

Smilepoint Poster STU2 - Braces for Adults

Braces for Students

Smilepoint offers student rates for braces at $3,745 (w/ GST) to all full-time students of primary, secondary and tertiary institutions, including polytechnics & universities.

Contact Us

Smilepoint Dental Centre
Chip Bee gardens (Opposite Holland Village)
43, Jalan Merah Saga #01-64
Singapore 278115

Call us +65 64751028

[email protected]

Smilepoint Dental Centre. All rights reserved.