Why Choose Us?

At Choice Orthodontics, Dr. Windhorst and her team understand the various motivations for seeking orthodontic care. We understand that the success of our work is measured not only by providing you with a beautiful, healthy smile, but also with a wonderful experience along the way that you can share with your friends, family and colleagues. We look forward to the opportunity to work with you to discover the secret behind some of Saint Joseph's and Gallatin's best smiles!

A Personal Touch and Experienced Doctor

  • You will always receive personal attention and open communication from every member of our team.
  • You will see Dr. Windhorst at every appointment. She determines the placement of your braces and will closely monitor treatment at each visit. That's why we have an over 95% success rate at completing treatment within the original estimated timeframe.
  • Semi-private treatment areas that allow parents, friends, siblings and significant others to stay informed and follow along with treatment.
  • Dr. Windhorst has seen thousands of happy patients in her offices. She is the choice for many local dentists when they need orthodontic treatment for their children, family and staff. Choice Orthodontics prides itself on excellent orthodontic results in as quick a time as possible.
  • Our experienced staff of six has an average of 18 years working as either a chairside assistant or front desk staff.


  • We value your time and will see you on time with the help of our computerized patient flow system.
  • We offer appointments as early as 7 a.m. and as late as 6 p.m. to fit your busy schedule.
  • Seamless communication with your dentist ensures your overall dental health.
  • We offer flexible and affordable payment plans and methods. This is extraordinary value for our level of fees.

At the Forefront of the Orthodontic Industry

  • Digital impressions are quicker, more comfortable and more accurate than the old, goopy impressions.
  • Our digital X-ray machine is more accurate and emits less radiation than equivalent non-digital machines.
  • Digital imaging, 3-D simulations, and computerized charting.
  • We take pride in our high standards of medical-grade sterilization, patient safety, and in planning your evidence-based treatment.
  • Both Dr. Windhorst and her team stay up-to-date with continuing orthodontic education and practice management.

Invisalign® and Invisalign® Teen

  • Dr. Windhorst is one of the most highly sought out Invisalign doctors in the Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas area.
  • She is one of a few certified Invisalign and Invisalign Teen providers in the Saint Joseph and Gallatin areas.