Protecting Your Straight Smile This Summer

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 in Invisalign, Oral Health | Comments Off on Protecting Your Straight Smile This Summer

Trips to the beach, relaxing by the pool, and taking vacations to other cities are ways people typically spend their summer. While summer is a great time to relax and kick up your feet, being too lax about your oral health can lead to serious damage to your teeth and gums. Whether you have your straight, beautiful smile from completing Invisalign treatment or you’re still in the middle of treatment, you should keep your oral health in mind this summer to avoid potential damage. Today, Dr. Steve Irwin wants to share tips to avoid dental damage this summer with his patients …
Man smiling with Invisalign smile while surfing

Invisalign Teen for the Perfect Smile

Posted by on Jun 23, 2015 in Invisalign | Comments Off on Invisalign Teen for the Perfect Smile

Think you had a lot on your plate during your teen years? Now add on the stress and pain of metal braces. Here at Irwin Dentistry, we’ve seen more and more of our teen patients choosing Invisalign rather than traditional metal braces. Our teen patients love that they can get the perfect smile without the hassle associated with metal braces because the invisalign system is flexible enough to work with any teens’ busy schedule. From theatre rehearsal to football practice, teens can live there life uninterrupted while going through Invisalign Teen. Today, Dr. Steve Irwin from Irwin Dentistry in La Habra, CA discusses why Invisalign is …
Teens enjoying Invisalign smile

Manufacturing of Invisalign®

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Invisalign | Comments Off on Manufacturing of Invisalign®

The Invisalign system is a popular teeth straightening system that uses computer technology to construct individualized aligners, that are designed to straighten your teeth without the use of metal braces.  Invisalign was first created by a computer scientist who created a clear aligner that would correct the shifting in his teeth, after not wearing retainers after braces treatment.  Today, the Invisalign system is growing in popularity because it caters to the patients convenience and time because of the technology behind this clear, virtually invisible teeth straightening aligner.

How it Works?

The first steps in creating an Invisalign aligner is to first take X-rays and …
Invisalign aligner is made through computer software.

The Immense Benefits of Invisalign®

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Invisalign | Comments Off on The Immense Benefits of Invisalign®

Welcome back to to Irwin Dentistry's blog!  We hope that you have been enjoying our blog posts and would like to learn more about what Invisalign can do for you!  Today we will be discussing Invisalign and the immense benefits it can offer patients and the differences between the Invisalign system and traditional braces.  Invisalign has grown into a popular choice for teeth straightening because it alleviates many of the problems that braces pose for people.

The Wonderful World of Invisalign

Invisalign is a transparent aligner that can be removed for special events, social gatherings, food consumption, or whenever you need to.  The …
A young woman being fitted with clear Invisalign aligners

How Do Invisalign Aligners Work?

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in Invisalign | Comments Off on How Do Invisalign Aligners Work?

Welcome back to Irwin Dentistry in La Habra, CA! If last time we discussed some of the general features of Invisalign, today we’ll take a deeper look at the wireless treatment by exploring the way it works. Patients, surprised by the stellar results attained, frequently ask us how a set of clear plastic aligners so successfully replace the wires and brackets of traditional braces. The short answer is that Align Technology, the company responsible for manufacturing Invisalign, takes advantage of the latest technological innovations to deliver a teeth straightening treatment that’s more precise, more …
Invisalign makes use of the latest technologies to make the treatment efficient and precise

Invisalign®: The Wireless Treatment

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in Invisalign | Comments Off on Invisalign®: The Wireless Treatment

Howdy! Welcome to the new Irwin Dentistry teeth-straightening blog, with the learned Dr. Steve Irwin! Providing dentistry services in La Habra, CA since 1991, Dr. Irwin has noticed that some patients are unaware of the different options available to them for their dental care needs. This blog hopes to fill that lacuna, by sharing timely and accurate knowledge with our readers. To start off, we would like to take some time explaining what the health and aesthetic benefits to teeth-straightening are and why Invisalign may be the right choice for you. Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not …
A young woman being fitted with clear Invisalign aligners