Invisalign in Langford
At our Langford location, invisalign exam session is free. With the use of iTero, the latest technology in 3D scanning the teeth, in less than 10 minutes we can show you a 3D simulation of your teeth after treatment.
They are made to satisfy cosmetic dental needs, They are also easily removable, thus offering you a greater ability to clean and maintain your teeth and gums. Invisalign aligners are removable, so you can even take them out when you eat and brush and floss your teeth.
To make a set of Invisalign Clear Aligners that are customized for your teeth, our dentists will take dental impressions, x-rays and photographs of your teeth.
The Clear Aligners technology that we use assists to straighten your teeth with a series of customized clear braces/transparent trays, which are practically invisible and comfortable. Here are some of the benefits of this system:
Aligners or Clear Aligners that we use for our patients are made to order for precise fitting. The trays are made just for you and will fit perfectly on your teeth set. At our facility we believe that there is no one size fits all Invisalign invisible braces. Thus, they are custom made for each patient.
The braces are made from soft transparent/clear plastic for the purpose and don’t hurt your soft tissues at all. They are very easy to wear, clean and remove. Plus there are no brackets to poke or metal wires that can tear your gums and mouth.
Clear aligners are practically invisible. So, you can smile confidently.
Easy to use:
Clear Aligners have a Blue Dot Wear Indicator that shows an estimate of wear time. The dot is designed to lighten to clear over a 2 week period if you wear them properly. Also you can take them out to brush and floss your teeth normally. In addition, you can eat anything just as you do without braces. Call our office to see if you are a good candidate for Invisalign! Begin your journey to a beautiful smile today.
Frequently asked questions
Most frequent questions and answers
How long does the Invisalign treatment take?
The duration of Invisalign treatment varies depending on the complexity of the case and the specific treatment plan. On average, treatment can take anywhere from 10 weeks to several months to a year or more.
Is Invisalign treatment painful?
Invisalign treatment is generally considered to be less painful than traditional braces. However, some patients may experience temporary discomfort or pressure when switching to a new set of aligners. This discomfort typically subsides within a few days as the teeth adjust.
Can I remove the aligners to eat and drink?
Yes, one of the advantages of Invisalign is that the aligners are removable. This means you can take them out when eating or drinking, allowing you to enjoy your favorite foods without restrictions. However, it is important to wear the aligners for the recommended 20-23 hours per day for effective results.
How often should I visit the dentist during Invisalign treatment?
Typically, you will have regular check-up appointments with your dentist or orthodontist every 6-8 weeks during your Invisalign treatment. These visits allow the dental professional to monitor your progress and provide you with the next set of aligners. Some patients need to visit more frequently if their treatment requires more adjustments.
Can I brush my teeth normally with Invisalign aligners?
You will remove the aligners when brushing your teeth. This allows you to clean your teeth thoroughly and prevents plaque buildup on the aligners themselves. After brushing, you can reinsert the aligners. It is recommended to rinse and clean the aligners.
How much does Invisalign treatment cost?
The cost of Invisalign treatment varies depending on factors such as the complexity of the case, the duration of treatment, and the geographical location. It is best to consult with a dental professional who can provide an accurate cost estimate based on your specific needs. In some cases, dental insurance may cover a portion of the treatment cost. At Mccallum Dental we don’t charge for consultation. Invisalign costs from $2,499 for simple cases to $5,499 for complicated cases.