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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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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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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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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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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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How Long Will Invisalign Take?

How Long Will Invisalign Take?

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

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Does Invisalign Treatment Hurt?

Does Invisalign Treatment Hurt?

Invisalign treatment is one of the most comfortable forms of orthodontic treatment, but there will be times during treatment when you will experience soreness. Here’s what to expect!

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Eating with Invisalign

Eating with Invisalign

While there are no dietary restrictions with Invisalign, there are a few factors you should take into considering when eating during your treatment.

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Invisalign Success Stories: Vicki

Invisalign Success Stories: Vicki

This Invisalign success story features Vicky, a mother and working professional who straightened her smile with Invisalign after her teeth shifted out of position.

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Social Considerations: Braces vs. Invisalign

Social Considerations: Braces vs. Invisalign

There are a lot of social benefits to Invisalign aligners over braces, but as with any orthodontic treatment, there are some adjustments you’ll have to make in social settings.

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Invisalign Results: Case Studies

Invisalign Results: Case Studies

Wondering if Invisalign can fix your misalignment? Here are some case studies that show what Invisalign can do.

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Stageable Eruption Tabs for Invisalign Teen

Stageable Eruption Tabs for Invisalign Teen

You don’t have to wait until your teen's adult teeth have grown in completely to get Invisalign. Invisalign Teen has eruption tabs that adjust to your teen’s changing smile, so you can get started with treatment on your timetable.

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The Benefits of Removable Aligners

The Benefits of Removable Aligners

One of Invisalign’s main benefits is that the aligners are removable! This can be helpful in patients’ daily lives in a several of ways.

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How Does Invisalign Move My Teeth?

How Does Invisalign Move My Teeth?

Invisalign is a series of clear plastic aligners that are used to straighten teeth. If you’re wondering just how this innovative orthodontic treatment option works, read on!

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Invisalign Review Series: Part 4

Invisalign Review Series: Part 4

Invisalign is a great choice for adults, too! In this video, an business traveller and professional singer explains how Invisalign allows her to achieve a straighter smile, without disrupting her social and professional life.

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Invisalign Review Series: Part 3

Invisalign Review Series: Part 3

In this video, a young couple talk about their positive experience with Invisalign, and how it transformed their confidence for their wedding pictures!

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Invisalign Review Series: Part 2

Invisalign Review Series: Part 2

In this video, Elle Magazine's Makeover Winner Jessica explains how Invisalign put the finishing touch on her beautiful new look.

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Invisalign Review Series: Part 1

Invisalign Review Series: Part 1

Interested in hearing about others' experiences with Invisalign? This blog series features Invisalign video reviews from people from all walks of life!

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