- SandyLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
You need to check laws pertaining to where the orthodontist is/was located, and they vary from state-to-state.
Where I work, we keep records for 7 years from the date of the patient's last visit.Source(s): Orthodontic assistant with over 35 years of experience.
- PatriciaLv 72 months ago
they keep archives of their patients, most of the time. if you need medical records, call the doctor's office and ask about it.