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Straight Smile Centres Wins 2018 Vancouver Consumer Choice Award

Straight Smile Centres Wins 2018 Vancouver Consumer Choice Award

Straight Smile Centres is proud to announce that we’ve been selected as a winner of the 2018 Vancouver Consumer Choice Awards, in the Health & Wellness category!

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What you WON’T get with Invisalign<sup>®</sup>

What you WON’T get with Invisalign®

Invisalign clear aligners can help straighten your smile just like traditional metal braces, but that's where the similarities end! Here's a little from our orthodontists on what you won't get when you choose Invisalign to straighten your  teeth. 

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Invisalign® Myths Debunked

Invisalign® Myths Debunked

Straightening your teeth with Invisalign's clear aligner system offers many advantages over traditional orthodontic treatment! However, a number of myths have developed around Invisalign. It's time to debunk those myths and set the record straight! 

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Boost Your Confidence With Invisalign <sup>®</sup>

Boost Your Confidence With Invisalign ®

Invisalign can straighten your smile and give your confidence a boost. Not only that, Invisalign can also help you maintain proper oral hygiene to protect your teeth and gums long after treatment is done. 

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How long does the Invisalign process take from start to finish?

How long does the Invisalign process take from start to finish?

How long your full Invisalign treatment will take depends on your specific case. Here, our dentists explain what you can expect from your Invisalign treatment from start to finish. 

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Protecting Your Oral Health With Invisalign

Protecting Your Oral Health With Invisalign

It can be a struggle to maintain good oral health if you have crowded and crooked teeth. Straightening your teeth with Invisalign can help protect your oral health in the long-term.

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If I grind my teeth will it ruin my Invisalign aligners?

If I grind my teeth will it ruin my Invisalign aligners?

Great news for those who grind their teeth; Invisalign aligners can help protect your teeth and actually help with the causes and symptoms of teeth grinding!

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How will wearing Invisalign affect my daily life?

How will wearing Invisalign affect my daily life?

One of the primary benefits of choosing Invisalign as your orthodontic treatment is that Invisalign has very little impact on your day-to-day routines at home, work or play! That's why our dentists recommend it as an ideal alternative to traditional braces. 

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3 Ways To Know If You’re Ready For Invisalign<sup>®</sup>

3 Ways To Know If You’re Ready For Invisalign®

If you're researching orthodontic treatment options, here are three ways to know if discreet Invisalign clear aligners are the right option for you.

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Invisalign<sup>®</sup> for All Ages: How Teens & Adults Can Benefit

Invisalign® for All Ages: How Teens & Adults Can Benefit

Invisalign clear aligners are a convenient and discreet alternative to traditional braces, making Invisalign the ideal orthodontic treatment for helping adults and teens to achieve a straighter smile. 

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Can others tell that I’m wearing Invisalign<sup>®</sup> ?

Can others tell that I’m wearing Invisalign® ?

Compared to traditional metal braces, one of the 'clear' advantages of Invisalign aligners is that they're transparent making it much less obvious to tell if you're wearing them. Here, our dentists explain.

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How many hours do you have to wear Invisalign?

How many hours do you have to wear Invisalign?

Following your dentist's instructions is key to the success of your Invisalign treatment. Here's a little about  how many hours you should wear your clears aligners and why. 

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What does it feel like to wear Invisalign aligners?

What does it feel like to wear Invisalign aligners?

Comfort is likely to be a big part of your decision making process when you're considering the various treatment options available to straighten your teeth. Here's a little from our dentist on how it feels to wear an Invisalign clear aligner.

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All About The Trays: What’s the deal with Invisalign<sup>®</sup>?

All About The Trays: What’s the deal with Invisalign®?

Invisalign uses clear custom aligners, or trays, to straighten your teeth. Here, our dentists fill you in on how the trays work.

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Getting Bad Breath Under Control During Your Invisalign<sup>®</sup> Treatment

Getting Bad Breath Under Control During Your Invisalign® Treatment

During your Invisalign treatment, you will wear each clear aligner for about two weeks. But don’t be fooled, this is enough time for bacteria and plaque to grow on them. Our dentists share some tips about how to care for your aligners and keep bad breath under control during your treatment.

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The iTero Scanner For Invisalign: What It Is & How It Helps

The iTero Scanner For Invisalign: What It Is & How It Helps

The iTero scanner is an innovative dental technology that allows dentists to capture enhanced 3-D dental images of a patient's mouth. Here, our dentists explain what it is and how it helps you get the most out of Invisalign.

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Will wearing an Invisalign aligner give me a lisp?

Will wearing an Invisalign aligner give me a lisp?

Patients often wonder if wearing Invisalign can cause them to lisp. Here, our Surrey orthodontists explain how and why your clear aligners may impact the way you talk at the beginning of treatment. 

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Does Invisalign Really Work?

Does Invisalign Really Work?

Think you may need braces and are wondering if Invisalign is a good option? The straight answer to your questions is, yes. Here, our dentists explain why.

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Invisalign for the Busy Teen

Invisalign for the Busy Teen

Invisalign is a convenient orthodontic treatment for busy teens who don’t want the hassle of dealing with traditional metal braces.

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Speaking with Invisalign

Speaking with Invisalign

As with any orthodontic treatment, Invisalign patients will face a few challenges as they become accustomed to their appliances. Here are some tips for getting used to speaking with Invisalign.

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Invisalign Aesthetics

Invisalign Aesthetics

One of Invisalign's most well-known benefits is that the aligners are nearly invisible when worn! Here’s how Invisalign can have a positive impact in your life.

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How Long Will Invisalign Treatment Take?

How Long Will Invisalign Treatment Take?

The Invisalign treatment process will vary from person to person, depending on a number of factors. Here’s what might affect it.

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Get Faster Results with Invisalign SmartTrack

Get Faster Results with Invisalign SmartTrack

We are excited to tell you about Invisalign’s new SmartTrack aligner material, which provides a more gentle constant force and improve control of tooth movements.

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Am I Too Old for Invisalign?

Am I Too Old for Invisalign?

Many adults who have missed straightening their teeth in their youth believe that they have missed their chance. But that’s not true, and Invisalign may be the perfect solution for the adult patient!

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Invisalign Success Stories: Jenn

Invisalign Success Stories: Jenn

Check out this Invisalign clear aligner success story featuring Jenn, a mother, an athlete and a business owner who straightened her smile with Invisalign®.

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Try Our Invisalign Weekly Cost Calculator

Try Our Invisalign Weekly Cost Calculator

Try our handy Invisalign Cost Calculator to figure out exactly how much Invisalign will cost you.

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The Convenience of Removable Aligners

The Convenience of Removable Aligners

Invisalign is a convenient and practical option for busy adults. Here are a few ways Invisalign can improve the orthodontic treatment experience.

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Invisalign Teen: What If I Lose My Aligners?

Invisalign Teen: What If I Lose My Aligners?

Teenagers are young, and sometimes not as responsible as they could be! So what happens if a teen loses his Invisalign aligners during treatment?

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Invisalign Success Story: Sandra

Invisalign Success Story: Sandra

In this Invisalign Success Story, Sandra, a busy mom with her own business, talks about life before and after Invisalign.

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How Treatment Compliance Affects the Cost of Invisalign

How Treatment Compliance Affects the Cost of Invisalign

Staying compliant to the treatment schedule your orthodontist sets out for you at the outset can save you a lot of time – and money.

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