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The technologies behind Invisalign 0

 Invisalign

Invisalign is an advancing technology in the field of braces. It involves having plastic aligners fitted to the teeth in two-weekly intervals, over the course of a few months. This blog is the place to go if you want to learn more about the technologies behind Invisalign.

Dentist vs Orthodontist: What’s the difference? 0

dentist vs orthodontist

Throughout your childhood, you should have been having regular check-ups with your dentist but as all your adult teeth come through, you may start seeing an orthodontist to have braces fitted.

So, what is the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist? Continue reading to find out..

Getting Invisalign in the Manchester Area 0

Invisalign Manchester

Getting orthodontic treatment is easier than ever before. With so many locations all over the country, fixing your crooked teeth or bite is no longer such a hassle. Even better than that, modern technology has now allowed us to develop more preferred methods of teeth straightening. This means that treatments like Invisalign and ceramic braces are taking their well-deserved spots at the top of the leaderboard.


If you’re planning on getting an Invisalign treatment, why not read on for some guidance?

Naughty or Nice? Do’s and Don’ts when wearing braces this Christmas 0

christmas braces

Now that you have started your orthodontic treatment, caring for your teeth and appliances is vital to ensure the smooth running of your treatment. The temptations over the festive period are widely available from an extra mince pie to your favourite tipple. All can affect the different types of appliances you are wearing.

Choosing Invisalign over ceramic braces 0

Invisalign

All the orthodontic appliances offered at Northenden House Orthodontics will do an excellent job at aligning your teeth.  However cosmetically they all offer variances in visibility. 

Invisalign is a clear tray aligner system that is fitted exactly over your teeth. They are completely transparent so your natural tooth colour is visible through them making them a brilliant cosmetic option.