A Great Smile: Traditional Orthodontics vs. Invisalign

Orthodontics and Invisalign: Great Smile Equals Great Life

Everybody wants to look good and feel their best. It’s a common fact that having a great smile has an enormous impact on an increased confidence level. A higher confidence surely impacts on your business and personal success which is a key component to your happiness. We spend most of our professional hours smiling, talking, interacting, and laughing. At times we are self-conscious or worried about our smile, and it can become a substantial impediment to our self-esteem and then a barrier in our progress.

Teeth are the essential part of a perfect smile. Our dental orthodontics and Invisalign treatment options can perfectly align teeth to guarantee a perfectly presentable smile.

We’ll look at orthodontics and Invisalign treatments below:

What is Orthodontics?

It is a branch of dentistry which focuses on the correction of the teeth and jaw that are positioned improperly. Crooked teeth and the teeth which don’t properly fit together are hard to clean which leaves room for bacterial growth which eventually results in tooth decay, periodontal disease and other dental conditions. Crooked teeth highly affect the smile and detract from one’s appearance.

Great Smile

The benefits of orthodontic treatment will include a healthier mouth, a pleasant, more youthful looking appearance, and teeth that will last your lifetime. It also saves you from many diseases that put you at high risk for early tooth loss, cause extra stress on chewing muscles leading to headaches, TMJ syndrome and even pain in shoulder, neck and back.

What is Invisalign?

Wearing orthodontic silicone trainerThere are many options out there for teeth straightening, but Invisalign provides such comfort, confidence, and convenience. Regardless of what stage you are in life, many patients are discovering how Invisalign provides cutting-edge treatment for dental straightening. Straight teeth can have a huge impact on your smile and how you feel about yourself.


To find out more about The Smile Institute, orthodontics and Invisalign, get in touch by dialing (541) 484-1955. If you live in or around Eugene, stop by our office at 497 Oakway Rd #200.