How To Clean Invisalign Retainers
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November 21, 2021

Once your Invisalign treatment is complete, you’ll be given a set of Vivera retainers. Vivera is part of the Invisalign brand and you’ll find that the retainers are very similar to your aligners; they are clear and molded to the shape of your teeth, but the plastic is a bit thicker to account for the fact that Vivera retainers are meant to last for a few years, rather than a few weeks. Here’s how to clean Invisalign retainers to maximize their lifespan.

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How Does Invisalign Correct An Overbite?
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November 19, 2021

If you’ve done any online research about Invisalign, you’ve probably seen people mention that aligners can’t fix an overbite. Or, maybe you had an Invisalign consultation with a dentist in the past and were advised that it wasn’t a good fit for you due to your overbite. While Invisalign can correct overbites, the assumption that it can’t isn’t entirely incorrect. Invisalign was originally designed to treat minor dental alignment concerns, but since then, advances in its technology and materials mean these aligners can treat a wide range of orthodontic issues, including overbites.

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How Much Does Invisalign Cost in Torrance, CA?
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November 18, 2021

Invisalign has quickly become the most popular orthodontic alternative to traditional metal braces. Unlike ceramic braces or lingual braces, Invisalign uses a completely different model for moving teeth, with comfortable, clear plastic aligners replacing the conventional wires and brackets. If you’re considering Invisalign, you may have some concerns about cost. We’ll go into detail about what you can expect in the blog post below.

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How Long Dental Implants Last
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November 17, 2021

Most patients considering dental implants want to know how long they can be expected to last—after all, dental implants are a significant investment! The answer to this question is a little more complicated than you might think, though, because implant-based restorations have a few different components, and each component has its own lifespan.

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Six of the Best Foods and Drinks for Your Teeth
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November 17, 2021

Our Redondo Beach dentist is here to tell you the best foods and drinks for healthy teeth! Contact us to learn more about your oral health.

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How To Clean Dental Implants
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November 15, 2021

When you get dental implants, it’s important to take the time to clean and maintain them. Although the restorations that attach to dental implants cannot get cavities, plaque can build up on and under them, which can lead to gum disease, bone loss, and implant failure. Here’s how to clean your dental implants and why it matters.

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Invisalign vs Braces: Which is Faster?
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November 12, 2021

While Invisalign and braces both straighten teeth and correct bites, there are a number of differences between these two orthodontic treatments. If you’re trying to choose which is best for you, one factor you might be wondering about is whether braces or Invisalign is faster. Here’s what you need to know.

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How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?
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August 15, 2021

Are your teeth in need of a teeth whitening treatment? There are many different types, some over the counter, and others professionally administered by your dentist. They also come in a range of costs and degrees of effectiveness. But before you spend money on a teeth whitening system or treatment of some sort, you are probably wondering how long the results will last. The truth is, it depends on many different factors.

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How Long Does Invisalign Take to Straighten Teeth?
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August 12, 2021

If you’re considering Invisalign to straighten your teeth, you’re probably also wondering how long you can expect it to take. The answer is a little more complicated than you might think because there are a few different factors involved. Here’s what you need to know about how long it takes for Invisalign to straighten teeth.

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