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Welcome to Rise + Smile Orthodontics

Mai Orthodontics is now Rise + Smile Orhodontics

Rise + Smile Orthodontics offers amazing customer service and high-quality care in a relaxed environment. Our goal is to keep you smiling as you achieve your best smile!

Dr. Mathue Faulkner and Dr. Mai Ferrara are skilled, attentive orthodontists. They will learn your goals and concerns, walk you through different treatment options, and help you make informed decisions about your new smile!

Our practice provides advanced orthodontic solutions, including two-phase treatment for children and clear, metal, and self-ligating braces for all ages. We’re providers of Invisalign® clear aligners for teens and adults, too.


Mai Orthodontics is now Rise + Smile Orthodontics

Our doctors and team are dedicated to making you feel at home. Beyond your smile, we care about you and look forward to sharing this life-changing experience with you!

Everyone at Rise + Smile Orthodontics is excited you’re thinking about changing your life by changing your smile. Please contact our Austin, TX orthodontic office, serving Dripping Springs, Buda, and Bee Cave, to schedule a complimentary consultation, today!

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    Meet Your 5 Star
    Rated Orthodontists

    Exceptional orthodontic care has been the hallmark of Mai Orthodontics since we opened our doors in 2004. Dr. Mai and Dr. Faulkner have created a practice that is welcoming, friendly, and fun, and we treat every one of our patients in a caring, professional, and gentle manner.

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    Mathue Faulkner DDS MS

    Dr. Mathue Faulkner, or Dr. Mathue, as he prefers to go by, is driven to excellence and brings that to every patient. He loves seeing the evolution in a person’s smile as they journey through orthodontic treatment.

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    Mai Ferrara DDS MS

    Dr. Mai Ferrara is highly skilled and very passionate about the art of orthodontics. She is committed to understanding each patient’s unique needs before proceeding with the best possible treatment.

Rave Reviews

  • “My experience here was amazing. Every visit was something to look forward to. It’s really a big family here and I never felt like just a patient. This was the best time period of my life fixing my teeth with such amazing people.”


  • “Everyone on the staff was always so nice, patient, and explained everything that they were doing, which helped me understand how my teeth were. Thank you so much for my new smile!”


  • “Thank you, thank you, thank you! I am so pleased with my new smile and my roomier bite. Most of all, I am so impressed by your dedication and attention to detail. As an adult patient, I appreciate the perfectionist in you.”


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