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Best Clear Aligners
Clear aligners, often referred to by the brand name, Invisalign, offer an exciting alternative to conventional metal braces. For professionals in a person-to-person business or students nervous about their physical appearance, clear aligners offer many of the same...read more
Are Invisalign 3D Printed?
3D printing has changed orthodontic care by providing offices with a way to customize appliances for each patient with state-of-the-art modeling techniques. Whether an orthodontist can spring for the equipment to print appliances in-office or send away for them from a...read more
Does Invisalign Work?
Invisalign has become a popular alternative treatment to conventional metal braces for a few reasons. The main draw to this treatment is that instead of wires and brackets, Invisalign uses a series of hard plastic aligners to gradually move your teeth into the correct...read more
3D Printing for Orthodontic Appliances
The viability of 3D printing has changed many manufacturing industries, including the orthodontic appliance industry. The ability to model and print appliances to exacting specifications has allowed orthodontists to create more accurate, personalized, and effective...read more
What are Lingual Braces?
No matter the patient's age, many people who need braces worry about how they will look and feel. From professionals who want to keep their smile clean to students who don’t want to be singled out for wearing braces, many people prioritize an invisible option when...read more
Invisalign Cost Guide
Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment option that has gained steam in the last few decades due to its convenience and invisibility. Despite treating many of the same conditions as conventional metal braces, Invisalign can cost more. Additionally, dental insurance...read more
How to Clean Invisalign Trays
Invisalign offers many benefits to eligible patients, including the comfort of being able to remove the trays when needed and the confidence granted by their invisibility. Compared to conventional braces, Invisalign trays can be worn discreetly at school or in...read more
Is an Overbite Bad?
Overbites occur when your top row of teeth overlaps your bottom row by more than normal. Many people have slight overbites that do not affect their daily routines. However, severe overbites or overbites combined with other issues can lead to many oral health problems...read more
Why Do You Need a Waterpik for Braces?
If you have braces or you’re just researching them ahead of time, you know that keeping them clean is important. It can also be a challenge. Any tool that can make it easier to remove food and drink debris from around your wires and brackets should be in your arsenal...read more
What Color Braces Make Your Teeth Look White?
Having a pearly white smile you can be proud of is a major goal of anyone who gets braces. Though you’re looking forward to taking them off at the end of your treatment, you may also want your teeth to look as good as possible while you wear them. Color braces are a...read more