Welcome to Our Practice
The Premier Orthodontic Practice in Winchester
"I strive to provide outstanding quality private orthodontic treatment in a caring and relaxing atmosphere. My practice philosophy is to meet our patients expectations and to treat them as we would a member of our own family."
About Winchester Orthodontic Practice
The practice is located in St Lawrence House, 2 Barnes Close, Winchester. It has easy access from all parts of Hampshire.
The practice has been designed to provide a welcoming and informal atmosphere for both adult and child patients.
In our waiting room you will be able to view a television signage which displays information on local events, theatre productions, patient and staff achievements, as well as information on the services we provide.
The orthodontic team have been carefully selected to compliment Suzette’s care for patients and passion for orthodontics. The team includes orthodontic nurses, patient co-ordinator and a practice manager/receptionist. All are very experienced, fully qualified and able to discuss any queries you may have.
Dr. Suzette Mulder is fully up to date with the latest techniques and developments in orthodontics especially Invisalign and self-ligating brackets.
New Patient Free Consultation Process
All patients are greeted by a member of our friendly team, at reception, where a medical history questionnaire is completed.
You will be introduced to Dr Suzette Mulder, our
specialist orthodontist. She will discuss your concerns and examine your teeth thoroughly.
On completion of the assessment, our treatment coordinator will explain your treatment plan. She will advise you of the associated fee, payment plan and answer any queries that you may have.
Following your appointment, we will send you a hard copy of our discussion. The free consultation lasts between 30-45 minutes.
What happens at your appointments
Should you decide to proceed with
orthodontic treatment, your next appointment will be to have the initial
records taken of your teeth.
The records consist of an xray, photographs and digital study models which will confirm Dr Suzette Mulder's
A signed copy of your consent and the
initial payment will be required. You should allow 20 minutes for this
Orthodontic Appliance Fit
The next appointment will be to fit your chosen orthodontic appliance.
Once the appliance has been fitted, we will provide full verbal and
written instructions. This appointment will take between 45-60 minutes.
Adjustments are required approximately every 6-8 weeks.
The appointments are to activate your appliances, assess the progress of tooth movement and to provide further advice, if required.
These appointments take
approximately 20 minutes.
The appliance will be removed and retainers provided to maintain your
teeth in their new position.
You should allow 45-60 minutes for this appointment.
You have completed your active orthodontic treatment!
We will continue to see you for the following 12 months, after your
braces have been removed.
There will be 3 appointments scheduled to review the position of your teeth, assess the stability of your
retainers and record a final series of photographs.
Your retainers are the most important stage of your orthodontic treatment and should be worn for life!
These appointments last 15 minutes.
Enjoy your new smile!
Our Practice Values
To work in this business we are being placed in a position of trust by our patients. We aim to ensure that each and every patient trusts us with their smile and feels safe in the knowledge that we will be giving them an exceptional level of service.
While the staff are all trained to a very high standard in their professional fields, we also undertake training in communication, ethics, and safeguarding.
This guarantees that our staff will not only hear your concerns, we will listen intently to ensure your treatment with us produces your desired results.