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Our Practice is Open Again!

Choice Orthodontics is excited to announce that our government has approved the full reopening of our orthodontic practice. We'll be open again starting Monday, May 4th! Thank you for being so patient as we have all worked to get through the Coronavirus situation. Our St. Joseph, Gallatin, Hiawatha, and Atchison offices are committed to the highest standards of safety and cleanliness, so feel secure in coming to visit us! Contact our team to make your appointment. We look forward to seeing you again!


Thank you for visiting the website of Choice Orthodontics, the office of Dr. Lauren Windhorst. If you are looking to achieve the straighter, more confident smile you’ve always wanted, there’s no better place in Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas. From braces to Invisalign to orthognathic surgery, we are the area’s premier provider in orthodontic care.

As a certified orthodontic specialist, our hometown orthodontist, Dr. Lauren Windhorst, and her exceptional team are committed to giving you the healthy, functional smile you deserve. We offer a wide range of cutting-edge orthodontic options at our practice for patients of all ages – child, teen or adult.

Patient care is our top priority at Choice Orthodontics. We pride ourselves on delivering custom treatment plans for every patient. So whether you visit us at our Saint Joseph, MO or Gallatin, MO office, you can count on us to be there for you!

Why Choose an Orthodontic Specialist

Dr. Lauren Windhorst holds the designation of an orthodontic specialist. This means that after graduating dental school, she received an additional two and a half years of orthodontic training at an accredited orthodontic specialty program.

As a result, Dr. Lauren Windhorst specializes in more than just straight teeth. She also has a mastery of bite alignment, which is a big contributing factor to your smile. Utilizing her extensive dental and orthodontic skills, Dr. Windhorst’s overall goal is to help patients achieve straight, beautiful smiles by providing orthodontic solutions tailored to suit each patient’s lifestyle and personal preferences.

Book Your Appointment Today

Choice Orthodontics’ two offices are proud to serve the areas of St. Joseph, MO and Gallatin, MO, as well as surrounding Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas cities, such as Cameron, Bethany, Chillicothe, Hamilton, Maryville, Platte City, North Kansas City, Savannah, Trenton, Atchison and Hiawatha.

To learn more about Choice Orthodontics and the services we offer, please continue exploring our website. If you would like to book your appointment with Dr. Lauren Windhorst or schedule a free consultation, contact our practice today. Or, you can request an appointment online at either our St. Joseph or Gallatin office. We look forward to working with you and helping you smile brighter!

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