a confident smile in 3 easy steps,
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schedule a free consultation

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 the doctors

Dr Robert Hatheway

Dr. Robert Hatheway

Dr. Bob Hatheway is a co-founder and the Chief Clinical Officer at docbraces. Dr. Hatheway began practicing orthodontics with his father, Dr. Donald Hatheway, in 1996. He 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. Hatheway served as the 2007 President of the Canadian Association of Orthodontics.


Dr. Gautam Matta

Dr. Gautam Matta attended New York University College of Dentistry and received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He participated in the Honors in Orthodontics program and served as President of the NYU Orthodontic Society. During this time, Dr. Matta took great pride in trips to Kenya and Ecuador to provide dental care for underprivileged communities. Dr. Matta completed his specialty training at Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine. He earned a certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, while also earning a Master of Science degree in Oral Biology for his research on mini-implant temporary anchorage device stability. In private practice, he is an expert in treating even complicated orthodontic cases requiring adjunct orthognathic surgery.

meet the docbraces Truro team

The docbraces Truro team is excited to welcome you and your loved ones 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 Truro 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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