Richmond’s Top-Rated Orthodontist

We believe a smile can change a life – no matter what age you are! At Bates Orthodontics we offer early orthodontic treatment for children, orthodontics for teens, and adult orthodontics. Your personalized treatment plan will bring your best smile to life. Come over to the Northside for a free consultation to get started.

Kids and Teens (and Adults!) Orthodontist in Richmond, VA

Whether you’re looking to book an orthodontist appointment for your child or yourself, we are here for you. We offer personalized orthodontic work to help you, your teen, or your child achieve your best smile.

Dr. Bates Smiles with Patients

Best Children's Orthodontist

Our conservative approach to early orthodontic treatment means we only prescribe treatment if it’s absolutely necessary.

    • Free initial consultations – always!
    • For oral growth and development issues
    • Comfortable and high quality care

Orthodontics for Teens

The average age for braces is 10-14, so get your pre-teen or teen in for a free orthodontist consultation today.

    • Affordable payment plans
    • A variety of options to choose from
    • Treatment for simple or complex cases

Adult Braces and Invisalign

Unsure about Invisalign vs. Braces? We’ll help you find what’s best for you.

    • Free smile assessment
    • Short- and long-term treatments
    • Perfect for university students and working professionals

Take an Office Tour

Our Northside Office has been designed to make you love coming to the orthodontist! Enjoy a cup of Blanchard’s coffee while siblings hang out in the Kids’ Cave – complete with iPad gaming stations. Also be sure to check out the hidden door in the bookcase!

Highly recommend Bates Ortho. My whole family loves them.

Bates Orthodontics is the absolute best! We are beyond pleased.

Dr. Bates and his team made the process incredibly easy. I love my new smile!

Dr. Bates and staff are committed to both patient care and overall experience.

Everyone is so kind and happy. It’s like a little family and I just love them!

Affordable Invisalign Provider in Richmond, VA

We know finding an orthodontist in Richmond that offers excellent Invisalign service at an affordable price is tough. At Bates Orthodontics, we’re known for being one of the top Invisalign providers that won’t break the bank.


We’re a Diamond provider of Invisalign, which means we’re the Invisalign experts. Even with our affordable pricing, we offer top-notch care.

Personal Care

Our number one priority is making sure that you receive the best care to achieve the smile of your dreams. When you’re here, you’re family.

Passionate People

We love our jobs! We provide excellent orthodontic work in a comfortable environment – and we have fun while we’re at it!

Book Your Free Orthodontist Appointment Today

Bates Orthodontics in the Northside is a top local orthodontist for children, teens, or adults. Wondering how to schedule an orthodontist appointment with one of the best orthodontists in Richmond, VA? Schedule below or give us a call at (804) 934-9292 to start your orthodontic journey today.

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