No fees are charged for the initial appointment and examination (this includes x-rays). The first payment of $398.00 is for the complete orthodontic pre-treatment records. The records are offered the same day of the consultation for only $199, to save you both time and money. The standard monthly payment is only $149.00 with no interest charges (active treatment usually lasts an average of 18 to 34 months). After treatment, the removable retainers and follow-up visits are $698.00. Average fees for standard treatment range from $3,579 (18 months) and $5,963 (34 months); this includes the records, total monthly payments and retainer fees.