Why Invisalign®? Benefit 10 – You Can Get Invisalign at White Oak Family Dental – Calgary, Alberta

With Invisalign, there’s no need to research orthodontists and find yet another treatment provider for your dental care. You can get Invisalign from your dentist here at White Oak Family Dental. This means you won’t need to fill out more paperwork for a new provider and you won’t need to worry about facilitating communication between…

Why Invisalign®? Benefit 9 – Invisalign Is Just as Effective as Traditional Metal Braces – Calgary, Alberta

You spend a lot of time at the orthodontist’s office with traditional metal braces. Every four weeks, you’ll go in for a scheduled visit where your braces will be adjusted and tightened––and of course, there’s the unplanned emergency visits we mentioned earlier. All the time spent at the orthodontist’s office quickly adds up, and it…

Why Invisalign®? Benefit 8 – Invisalign Is Just as Effective as Traditional Metal Braces – Calgary, Alberta

Invisalign isn’t just made with plastic––it’s made from advanced SmartTrack® material, for more predictable, controlled tooth movements. As Invisalign technology becomes more sophisticated, it means Invisalign is just as effective as metal braces for almost all orthodontic cases. While there is still a small number of patients with complex issues that need to be treated…

Why Invisalign®? Here are the benefits! Benefit 7 – It’s Covered By More and More Dental Insurance Plans – Calgary, Alberta

When Invisalign was a brand-new orthodontic treatment, it wasn’t covered by most dental insurance plans. While many still do not cover Invisalign aligners, we’re seeing more plans pay for all or part of the cost as evidence mounts about the efficacy of this treatment. Ask your benefits manager at work or call your dental insurance…

Why Invisalign®? Here are the benefits! Benefit 6 – You Can Remove Your Aligners – Calgary, Alberta

Because Invisalign aligners are practically invisible, there’s really no need to ever remove them. Sometimes, though, our patients have special events that they’d prefer to attend without wearing their aligners––a wedding, giving an important speech at a conference, or even a first date. With Invisalign, removing your aligners for a few hours is not a…

Why Invisalign®? Here are the benefits! Benefit 5 – Invisalign Is Comfortable – Calgary, Alberta – copy

Many of our patients had metal braces as children or teenagers and, as adults, they’re getting Invisalign treatment because their teeth gradually shifted out of alignment over the years. Patients who have experienced both forms of orthodontic treatment are amazed by how comfortable Invisalign is compared with traditional metal braces. The aligners are made with…

Why Invisalign®? Here are the benefits! Benefit 4 – You’ll Never Have Orthodontic Emergencies – Calgary, Alberta

One of the many inconveniences of traditional braces is the inevitable orthodontic emergency. You can minimize the risk by following your orthodontist’s instructions for which foods to avoid, but even then, most patients experience a broken bracket or two at some point during their treatment. Finding the time in your schedule to get it replaced…

Why Invisalign®? Here are the benefits! Benefit 2 – Invisalign Is Virtually Invisible – Calgary, Alberta

The Benefits are CLEAR! Before Invisalign, so many adults liked the idea of having straighter teeth but were put off by the prospect of traditional metal braces. No one wants to draw attention to the fact that they’re undergoing orthodontic treatment, and that’s exactly what metal braces do. Patients felt that their crooked teeth were…

Why Invisalign®? Here are the benefits! – Calgary, Alberta

Benefit 1 – eat like a champ! If you’re considering orthodontic treatment to straighten your teeth, it’s likely you’re trying to decide between traditional metal braces and Invisalign. You know that Invisalign looks better, but does Invisalign work as well as metal braces? Do these clear plastic aligners really live up to the hype? Here,…