a confident smile in 3 easy steps, created by experts in Orthodontics

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Meet with one of our expert orthodontists for a free consultation. Find out what treatment option is right for you. No referral needed.

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get your Invisalign scan or braces same day!

Life can be busy. At docbraces, you can begin your Orthodontic treatment on the same day as your initial consultation. Get started on your smile journey today!

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a confident, beautiful smile!

Our Orthodontic experts and proven treatment methods create beautiful smiles, one patient at a time!

meet doctors Robert Hatheway and Susette Instrum

Dr Robert Hatheway

Dr. Robert Hatheway

Dr. Bob Hatheway began practicing orthodontics with his father, Dr. Ronald Hatheway, in 1996. Dr. Bob Hatheway studied and received degrees at the University of New Brunswick, Dalhousie University, and The University Of Toronto. He is the President of the New Brunswick Dental Association; a member of the Canadian and American Associations of Orthodontics; and sits on the World Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Bob Hatheway served as the 2007 President of the Canadian Association of Orthodontics.

Dr Susette Instrum

Dr. Susette Instrum

Dr. Susette grew up in Nova Scotia and received her dental surgery degree at Dalhousie University where she won the prizes for the highest average. She did a pediatric dental internship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and earned her diploma in Orthodontics at the Universty of Toronto. Her Master of Science thesis was awarded the JW Black Award from the American Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Association. Susette is a member of the NB Dental Association, the Canadian and American Association of Orthodontists, the Atlantic Orthodontic Association, the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists and the Fredericton Dental Society.

meet the docbraces Fredericton team

The docbraces Fredericton team is excited to welcome you and your family into the docbraces patient family! We know that a smile can change a life, and that’s why we do what we do each and every day! We can’t wait to meet you and learn about your treatment goals and needs.

we love our patients & our community!

docbraces is a proud member of the Fredericton community! We work here, we live here, and we play here. The work we do each and every day is important — to our patients and us! Through our orthodontic treatment we build self-esteem in our patients one beautiful smile at a time! Check out some of our recent beautiful smiles.

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