The Treatment Process

Why and when do I need a full dental check-up?
Your safety is our utmost concern. You need to be up to date with your check-ups to be sure you do not have any contra-indications for braces or aligners. T...
Thu, 7 Dec, 2017 at 1:05 PM
What is the Consent to Treat Form?
  By signing the Consent to Treat form, you are consenting that you agree with the Treatment Plan our dental team has created for you, and the Aligner Treat...
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017 at 6:12 PM
Can I see my expected results before I order my aligners?
Yes. First our lab receives your impressions. Our dental team then creates a 3-D Custom Treatment Plan with 3D image of how your teeth look before and aft...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 10:23 AM
Will aligner treatment hurt?
The aligners may feel uncomfortable for the first few days as you get used to wearing them. Aligners work by putting gentle pressure on the teeth causing mo...
Tue, 9 Jan, 2018 at 3:05 PM
Will aligners irritate my mouth?
Our aligners are scalloped and are designed to fit snugly on your teeth. The edges of the aligners usually do not touch your gums. However, everyone's ...
Tue, 9 Jan, 2018 at 3:12 PM
Are my aligners custom-made?
Yes, our dental team makes an evaluation of your photos, the information you provided for us in your medical history, and your impressions. They then create ...
Thu, 7 Dec, 2017 at 1:09 PM
How long do I have to wear my aligners every day?
 You should wear your aligners for 20–22 hours a day, taking them out to eat or brush your teeth. As they are fully removable, eating, brushing, and floss...
Thu, 7 Dec, 2017 at 1:10 PM
What happens if I lose an aligner?
Wear your most recent aligner until it’s time to go on to the next one, or go up to the next one a bit early if you have already received it. It may be a bit...
Fri, 5 Jan, 2018 at 3:16 PM
What if I have trouble getting my aligners to fit?
Some people also find that at first it's difficult to get the aligners on the back of their teeth. That can happen. It takes a bit of practice and gett...
Thu, 7 Dec, 2017 at 3:09 PM
Do I need to make new impressions during my aligner process?
No, we only need one good set of impressions from you. Our dental team will use these to create a whole treatment plan for you. However, the human body is n...
Thu, 7 Dec, 2017 at 12:52 PM