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 and 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 Northwest Missouri’s and Northeast Kansas’s best smiles!

A Personal Touch and Experienced Doctor

  • You will always receive personal attention and open communication from every member of our team.
  • Unlike other orthodontic offices, you will only be seen and treated by Dr. Windhorst.
  • Semi-private treatment areas that allow our patients to stay informed and follow along with treatment.
  • Dr. Windhorst has successfully treated over 4000 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.
  • Dr. Windhorst is the only Platinum Invisalign Provider in the area. This means she treats over 20x the number of cases with Invisalign than any other provider making her an expert in Invisalign. 
  • Our experienced staff of eight has an average of 20 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. to fit your busy schedule and help you avoid missing school or work.
  • Seamless communication with your dentist ensures your overall dental health.
  • We offer flexible and affordable payment plans and methods. This is an extraordinary value for our level of fees.
  • We have 4 convenient office locations: Atchsion and Hiawatha, KS and St. Joseph and Gallatin, MO. 

At the Forefront of the Orthodontic Industry

  • Digital impressions are quicker, more comfortable, and more accurate than the old, goopy impressions.
  • 3-D printing allows for better fit of appliances.
  • 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.


  • Dr. Windhorst is one of the most highly sought out Orthodontist in the Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas area with four convenient locations.
  • Choice Orthodontics utilizes modern orthodontic treatments, including Invisalign, metal, and ceramic braces.
  • Choice Orthodontics offers a wide variety of orthodontic treatments catered to your needs. Check out our Services page.