Short English summary

Bokhout & Prahl Orthodontists welcome you to their website. If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment, please call 020 - 4200773 during office hours (9.45-11.00 and 13.45-16.00) or send an e-mail to:
Bokhout & Prahl Orthodontists was founded in 1996 by Birgitta Bokhout DDS, PhD and Charlotte Prahl DDS, PhD. The clinic has since evolved into a centre of orthodontic excellence through years of experience as orthodontists, study, regular training, part-time academics, research and PhD. Structured consultation with dentists, oral surgeons, periodontists and implantologists is part of our work.
Our mission statement is to provide patients with a safe, friendly, caring, pain free environment and state of the art orthodontics, consistent with each patient’s individual needs and resources. In our clinic, emphasis is placed on detailed attention to each and every patient. 
In order to provide the patient with top referral care we only make use of the best appliances and materials. New effective, evidence based techniques are constantly being introduced after research and training. Part of our care is provided by our orthodontic team which consists of experienced and specially trained hygienists, dental prevention assistants, orthodontic assistants, receptionists and secretaries. We would also like to inform you that our hygiene protocol is according to the Dutch infection prevention protocol (>>


Our Clinic has recently been renewed. One of the aims was to improve the arrangement and to totally renovate the clinic. The use of new high quality products and materials resulted in a completely new look. Our new sterilization room has been fully equipped in anticipation of future changes in the WIP guidelines (Dutch infection prevention protocol >>
Last October our office was successfully audited according to the HKZ certification procedures and we have attained the Dutch Orthodontic Society trade certicfication (VvO branchecertificaat).

With all these new changes and improvements we hope to welcome you as a client to our new clinic.

Location of our Clinic

Our clinic is located in the centre of Amsterdam. It can easily be reached by public transportation. Tram 6, 7 and 10 have a stop approximately 100m from our clinic called Frederiksplein. If you take tram 4 please exit at stop Frederiksplein which is 100 meters from the clinic. The metro station Weesperplein is 5 minutes walk from the clinic. Public parking spaces are available in the vicinity of our clinic. If you need more information about the location of our clinic you are kindly referred to the following link >>

Links to orthodontic information in other languages

For more orthodontic information in English we kindly refer you to the following websites (please keep in mind that part of the information of these websites apply to the English and American situation only):
>> this website belongs to the American Association of Orthodontists AAO, >> this website belongs to the de British Orthodontic Society BOS.
For more orthodontic information in other languages we kindly refer the reader to the following websites (please keep in mind that part of the information of these websites apply to the individual countries only):
>> This website belongs to the German Orthodontic Society DGKFO (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kieferorthopädie)
>> This website belongs to the French Orthodontic Society SFODF ( La Société Française d’Orthopédie Dento-Faciale)
>> This website belongs to the Spanish Orthodontic Society SEDO (Sociedad Española de Ortodoncia y ortopedia dentófacial)
>> This website belongs to the Turkish Orthodontic Society TOD (Türk Ortodonti Derneği)
>> This website belongs to the Arab Orthodontic Society AOS (أهلا بكم في الموقع الإلكتروني للجمعية العربية