How to Remember to Wear Your Invisalign Teen Aligners
Sep 22 /
You’re excited to try out these trays because they’re removable and practically invisible. No one in your high school will notice that you’re getting your teeth fixed!
But, in the back of your mind, you’re worried you’ll forget to wear them because they need to be worn for 20-22 hours a day. We get it. Life gets busy, teenagers…
We know you may not be exactly looking forward to the treatment, but what we can tell you is that they’re important if you want a healthy, beautiful smile into adulthood.
While braces may seem like the end of the world, here 9 tips on how to cope with the treatment.
If you follow these tips and begin to understand that the be…
Braces and Invisalign aren't a small expense and it can vary greatly depending on the person needing treatment and the best option for their smile.
But, one thing we do at Align Ortho is making sure we work with clients on an individual basis to come up with an affordable payment plan, as well as review insurance options with …
Considering about 33% of the world population has undergone some sort of Orthodontic treatment and 80% of North American teens are currently undergoing treatment, braces may seem like a rite of passage.
Let's answer the two main questions that parents ask us on a daily basis.
Will my child need braces?
Research shows that …
How Much Do Braces Cost Compared To Living Expenses?
Aug 18 /
At our Kelowna office, one of the first thing patients ask us is “how much is this going to cost?”
While we don’t have an exact answer because every treatment is different, we do offer payment plans with 0% interest, so you can get treatment underway without a large down payment.
Comparing your monthly cost of Orthodontic tre…
Do braces hurt? Here are 7 ways to stop your kid’s pain
Aug 11 /
One of the things you probably thought about was pain from braces. While the potential for pain is there, it won’t overtake the whole experience of getting braces. You see, the act of getting braces itself isn’t painful, so get that image out of your head!
Once the braces are fitted, people will experience discomfort for the fi…
In saying that, Dr. James Scramstad has spent many years creating a digital office with the newest and highest quality digital orthodontic equipment to help serve his clients.
Within only a couple of years, Dr. Scramstad has made the move to digital ortho technologies at his downtown Kelowna office.
When you walk inside the E…
Getting braces or Invisalign as an adult can boost self-esteem
Jul 21 /
The notion that Orthodontic treatment is just for children has changed over the years. Many more adults are opting to undergo smile straightening treatments every day.
With a brighter, straighter smile, you can feel happier and have higher self-esteem because you won’t feel like you have to hide your teeth anymore.
We understand the excitement when you realize that aligned teeth are in your future, and we get excited too!
While the braces may not come off for awhile, we’re sharing some ideas to stay excited during the countdown to perfectly straight teeth. These ideas will allow you to count down your time with braces - it will happen mu…