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Welcome to Noyce Orthodontics

St. Joseph’s destination for cutting edge technology partnered with an unparalleled commitment to patient satisfaction provides you with the perfect smile you’ve always dreamed of. The innovative technology utilized by Dr. Noyce makes teeth straightening easier than ever before to improve your smile in far less time, with greater comfort and with greater results and benefits that last a lifetime. The caring and compassionate staff makes the entire experience pleasant and comfortable. So, whether you’d like to discuss traditional braces, clear alternatives or Invisalign treatment, you’re in the right place! Call or click today to set up your complimentary consultation.

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Dr. Matthew R. Noyce


Dr. Matthew R. Noyce completed dental school and his orthodontic residency at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. In between dental school and residency he served as a Captain in the United States Army for three years and spent a year of this time deployed to Iraq providing dental care to US troops as well as Iraqi detainees. Following his graduation from orthodontic residency he practiced for nearly five years in Wisconsin before joining Christensen Orthodontics as an associate. Dr. Noyce is excited to have the opportunity to purchase the St. Joseph practice and carry on the tradition of excellent patient care using cutting edge technology as Noyce Orthodontics.

Dr. Noyce and his wife, Connie, are the proud parents of eight children: Rebecca, Cecilia, Teresa, Olivia, Gabriel, Andrew, Veronica and Josefina. As if their home wasn’t already busy enough, their family also includes a dog, two cats, three chickens, a tortoise, and a tarantula. When he is not spending time with his children and pets, Dr. Noyce somehow finds the time to Crossfit regularly and is currently taking lessons to play the bagpipes. Although not raised in Missouri, Dr. Noyce and his family have been happy to leave the bitter Wisconsin winters behind and settle in the St. Joseph area.

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Meet Our Team


  • Dr. Noyce
    Orthodontist




    Seeing the look of elation
    on my patient’s face when the
    braces come off makes every day
    at the office enjoyable and fulfilling. I firmly believe a perfect smile instills confidence, raises your self-esteem and leads to successes throughout every aspect
    of life.

  • Sarah
    Office Manager




    I have been in the
    dental field since graduating
    high school in 2002, becoming a Certified Dental Assistant in 2004.
    I started out as a general dental assistant and switched to the orthodontic field in 2006. I love
    our team, getting to know people personally, and seeing the
    great outcomes that walk
    out our door!

  • Amber
    Business Administrator




    I enjoy seeing patient transformations and perfect
    smile success stories. I had
    braces when I was in high school but failed to wear my retainer. I began working in an orthodontic office and got the chance to straighten my smile again and
    truly love it! I can now share
    my own treatment
    experience!

  • Terra
    Orthodontic Assistant




    My career in
    orthodontics began at the
    age of 18, and my passion took
    off from there. I’ve now been an assistant for over 15 years. I am blessed to work in a positive, caring atmosphere. We strive not only to create wonderful smiles, but
    great relationships with our
    patients too!

  • Kendra
    Orthodontic Assistant




    I have enjoyed working in the
    orthodontic field as a chair-side
    assistant since 1997. I love what I do and everyone I work with. We have an awesome team!! We get
    to make people smile everyday.

  • Michelle
    Orthodontic Assistant




    I love seeing beautiful
    smiles created. I love working
    with braces and seeing the
    amazing transformations that happen everyday. I graduated from Concorde in 2012 as a Certified Dental Assistant and have worked in the dental field ever since. I enjoy working with these
    awesome ladies and
    Dr. Noyce.

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Treatment Options

When it comes to achieving that gorgeous smile you’ve always dreamed of, you have options! That’s why at Noyce Orthodontics we are proud to offer our patients the latest and most technologically advanced orthodontic treatment options available. Orthodontic treatment is right for anyone at any age with healthy teeth to get a smile that looks better and works better. Dr. Noyce will take the time to go over all available treatment options to help you decide which is best for you!

We are proud to use the Damon Bracket System – the most efficient method for providing exceptional orthodontic treatment. Offering a significant advantage over traditional braces, this state-of-the-art technology moves teeth faster, is more comfortable, and reduces treatment time. This remarkable bracket system has resulted in improved quality of treatment and a dramatically decreased need for permanent tooth extraction.

Damon brackets are beneficial for patients of all ages. Adults benefit because of lower forces and faster treatment when compared to traditional braces. Damon brackets are also indicated for patients with periodontal (gum) problems due to the light forces they deliver.

Feel free to ask Dr. Noyce or one of his staff about the Damon System. Discover the difference between traditional braces and this new, improved, and more passive method of orthodontic treatment.

Invisalign is the clear alternative to braces and uses a series of invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners that no one can tell you’re wearing. So, you can smile more during treatment as well as after. Invisalign is made with 3-D computer imaging technology and has been proven effective.

Not only are the aligners invisible, they are removable, so you can eat and drink what you want while in treatment. Plus, brushing and flossing are no problem. They are also comfortable, with no metal to cause mouth abrasions during treatment. And no metal and wires usually means you spend less time in your doctor’s office getting adjustments. Invisalign also allows you to view your own virtual treatment plan when you start so you can see how your straight teeth will look when your treatment is complete.

Invisalign is a terrific option for working professionals or patients seeking a discrete solution to improve their smile, however it is not ideal for every case. Dr. Noyce is a certified Invisalign provider, so he can use his expertise to determine if Invisalign is the right treatment choice for you.

Lythos is the world’s most sophisticated intra-oral digital camera. The introduction of Lythos scanning technology into our practice is the first step of the process that will eliminate uncomfortable and messy impressions from our practice forever. Lythos is designed to integrate easily into our practice’s workflow, allowing the team to transition quickly into digital impressions, which saves time for our patients. Using the Lythos scanner, we can get a single, high-resolution scan in less than 7 minutes. The lightweight, compact Lythos wand is comfortable and ergonomic for the operator. This, combined with the the small wand handle and tip, allows operators to access the posterior easily, maximizing your comfort.

Lasers

Laser treatment is fast becoming the preferred method of taking care of many ailments that previously required several sessions and treatments, such as gum-line reshaping, removal of swollen gum tissue, and correcting crowded teeth. The tissue in the mouth is very thin and sensitive, and it can be desensitized for laser operations using a topical anesthetic. Lasers can drastically reduce the waiting time between procedures, and can restore your teeth to a healthy state in much less time.

Healing time is greatly reduced as the patient doesn’t suffer from any bleeding. There is also little chance that a laser treatment can cause additional swelling, shrinkage or infection. Patients can save money by having what used to be multi-session treatments completed in a single session.

Temporary Anchorage Devices

Temporary anchorage devices, or TADs, are small titanium anchors used in certain orthodontic cases to help achieve quicker tooth movement with more efficiency and comfort. TADs may be used in addition to braces or as an alternative to headgear. The device is temporary and is removed when it is no longer needed or once your treatment is complete.

If you have questions about TADs, please contact our practice. We will be able to answer any of your questions and provide you with detailed information about your orthodontic treatment.

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New Patients

The decision to receive orthodontic treatment is a big one. That’s why every initial consultation is complimentary. There’s no commitment! Come in, get acquainted with the office, the team and Dr. Noyce.

Your First Visit

At the first visit you will receive a complete exam and x-ray and we’ll discuss treatment options, goals and estimated fees. You will be provided a financial overview, including payment options. Please set aside 60 minutes for this visit. We encourage you to bring any questions or concerns you may have to our attention at this visit, and we will take the time to make sure you know everything you need to know about your orthodontic treatment so you can be confident in your decision!

Cost of Braces

The cost of braces or other orthodontic treatment should never keep you from achieving the smile you’ve always wanted. Getting that perfect smile is an important investment because you are investing in yourself, which can pay important dividends in terms of self-esteem, confidence, career and relationships. And because the cost of treatment using the Damon System of braces is usually comparable to the cost of traditional braces as well as invisible aligners like Invisalign®, a broader, fuller smile with great facial aesthetics is now within your reach. Dr. Noyce can determine the cost of braces based on your specific needs. Factors that will influence the cost of braces are case difficulty, length of treatment, insurance coverage and more.

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Contact Us

  • 400 Jules Street, Suite 440
  • St. Joseph, MO 64501


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