Woman Holding Invisalign

5 Benefits of Invisalign

Nowadays, Invisalign has become one of the most popular orthodontic treatments available. Instead of the metal brackets and wires of traditional braces, the system uses clear, plastic aligning trays to reposition the teeth. Designed from advanced digital imaging to fit the precise contours of your mouth, the Invisalign trays rest comfortably over the teeth as they apply gentle aligning pressure. …

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Invisalign FAQs and Answers

Many of our patients want to know if Invisalign is right for them. While we can’t answer this question without seeing you in our office first, we can answer other common questions about Invisalign treatment here on our blog. Read on for our Invisalign FAQs and answers, and find out more about Invisalign in San Ramon on our website. Invisalign …

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Can You Get Braces or Invisalign Just on Your Bottom Teeth?

A common question we hear from patients is, “Can I get braces or Invisalign  just on my bottom teeth?” Once Dr. Bigman fully evaluates both the top and bottom arches with state-of-the-art digital x-rays and a comprehensive review of the patient’s oral health, he will help decide the best treatment option. In some cases, that may just mean braces or …

Woman Smiling With Perfect Teeth From Invisalign Treatment

Should I see an Orthodontist or a Dentist for Invisalign® Treatment?

Invisalign®, “the clear alternative to braces,” is the category leader in orthodontic aligners, an established company with hundreds of thousands of hours in specialized training, regulated guideline reviews, and trial and error overseen by professional orthodontic committees. It is the go-to solution for basic to complex orthodontic issues, with a strong network of board-certified, licensed, specialized orthodontists.  In recent years, …

Invisalign Vs. At-home DIY Aligners

Invisalign® vs. At-Home DIY Aligners – An Expert Assessment

Invisalign, “the clear alternative to braces,” is the category leader in orthodontic aligners, and for good reason…the company has been established for decades, garnered hundreds of thousands of hours in specialized training, regulated guideline reviews, trial and error overseen by professional orthodontic committees (unpaid, non-endorsed), and supported by intensive research. It is the go-to solution for basic to complex orthodontic …

4 Benefits of Invisalign Over Traditional Braces

4 Benefits of Invisalign Over Traditional Braces

Invisalign, billed as “the clear alternative to braces,” has become incredibly popular. Straight teeth are not only aesthetically pleasing, but they increase chewing ability and boost oral hygiene. Metal braces were the treatment of choice for over a century, but today, Invisalign is a better option for many people. Here are 4 benefits of Invisalign over traditional braces. Detailed treatment …

Invisalign vs Traditional Braces

Invisalign vs Traditional Braces: Which is Right for You?

Both braces and Invisalign require extensive treatment planning, but it looks quite different for each option. When planning for traditional braces, your orthodontist will show you the problems with your teeth and explain how the braces will fix them. Exactly what you will look like, though, cannot be seen. When you need adjustments, your orthodontist will perform them, and your …