The best questions to ask Choosing the best clinician to meet your needs is more important than your choice of orthodontic technique. Take the time to seek reassurance that your provider has the necessary skill and experience and understand what can and cannot be achieved. If you are unsure, you can always seek a second opinion. Here are some questions you might like to ask: What are the advantages and disadvantages of this kind of treatment? What would happen if I decide not to have treatment? Do you recommend a range of choices for treatment? What kind of treatment do you recommend? Is there an alternative treatment? How many cases have you treated?