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Welcome to Your Family Dentist

At Your Friendly Family Dentist We prioritize hard work, honesty, and achieving perfection in every smile we create.

Making dental care accessible: We understand that cost can be a concern. That’s why we offer numerous flexible payment plans, including options for payment through superannuation.

Your comfort is our priority: We offer on-site IV sedation and conscious sedation for patients who may experience anxiety during dental procedures.

Our Patients

What Is Invisalign

Invisalign is a popular orthodontic treatment known for its clear, removable aligners that gradually straighten your teeth. Unlike traditional metal braces, Invisalign offers a more discreet and comfortable approach to achieving a confident smile.

What is Invisalign?

Invisalign is a brand of clear aligners made from a strong, medical-grade plastic called SmartTrack. These custom-designed aligners gently shift your teeth into their desired positions over time. A series of progressively aligned trays are worn for approximately two weeks each, with each new aligner nudging your teeth closer to their final alignment.

Invisalign Before & After

Advantage

  • Clear and Discreet: Unlike metal braces, Invisalign aligners are nearly invisible, making them a popular choice for adults and teenagers who are self-conscious about their smiles during treatment.
  • Removable for Eating and Brushing: The ability to remove the aligners for eating and brushing allows for easier cleaning and maintenance of your teeth and oral hygiene.
  • More Comfortable: Invisalign uses gentle pressure to move teeth, avoiding the discomfort associated with tightening wires and brackets in traditional braces.
  • Fewer Dietary Restrictions: With Invisalign, you don’t have to worry about avoiding certain foods that can damage brackets or wires.
  • Potential for Faster Treatment Time: In some cases, Invisalign teeth treatment can be faster than traditional braces, particularly for mild to moderate misalignment.

Disadvantage

  • Discipline Required: Successful Invisalign treatment relies on wearing the aligners for the prescribed amount of time each day. Patients who have difficulty maintaining consistent wear time might not achieve the desired results.
  • Not Suitable for All Cases: As mentioned earlier, Invisalign may not be effective for severe misalignment issues.
  • Cost: Invisalign price can be more expensive than traditional braces.
  • Potential for Minor Speech Impediment: Some patients experience a slight lisp during the initial adjustment period while wearing the aligners. This typically resolves quickly.
  • Possible Teeth Sensitivity: You might experience some temporary tooth sensitivity, especially when switching to a new aligner tray.

Time Frame for Invisalign Treatment

The treatment time for Invisalign varies depending on the severity of your misalignment and the complexity of your case. Generally, Invisalign teeth treatment can take anywhere from 6 months to 2 years. Your dentist or orthodontist will provide a more specific timeline during your consultation.

Other Information

  • Consultation and Treatment Plan: A dental consultation is essential to assess your suitability for Invisalign and develop a customized treatment plan. This involves taking digital scans or X-rays of your teeth to create a 3D model of your mouth.
  • Wearing and Maintaining Aligners: You will typically receive a series of aligner trays to wear for approximately two weeks each. It’s crucial to wear them for the prescribed 20-22 hours a day to ensure optimal results. Regular cleaning of the aligners is also necessary to maintain proper hygiene.
  • Regular Check-ups: Schedule regular check-ups with your dentist or orthodontist throughout your treatment to monitor progress and make adjustments as needed.
  • Retention: After completing Invisalign treatment, a retainer is often recommended to prevent your teeth from shifting back to their original positions.

Conclusion

Invisalign offers a modern and convenient approach to achieving a straighter smile. If you’re considering orthodontic treatment and value a discreet and comfortable option, Invisalign might be the right choice for you. Consult with your dentist or orthodontist to discuss your eligibility and explore your options for a confident and healthy smile.

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WHAT OUR PATIENTS SAY ABOUT US

Aussie Vinyl Guy - Wayne Sole
Aussie Vinyl Guy - Wayne Sole
2024-07-10
My elderly friend got his false teeth here and he’s very happy. Helpful and friendly staff
Pooja Babaria
Pooja Babaria
2024-07-05
One of the best clinic in Sydney. I have been visiting them from last few months. I have done veneers from your family dentist. Dr. Shaveta and dr. Nick are very supportive including all the staff members.
Amrish Rathod
Amrish Rathod
2024-07-05
I have done my aligner from your family dentist. Very happy with the service. Thank you so much. Satisfied with the comfort you guys provide. 🦷
Ansh Sharma
Ansh Sharma
2024-07-03
Outstanding dental clinic with professional staff, modern equipment, and a comfortable environment. Highly recommend for top-notch dental care!
Steve Power
Steve Power
2024-06-22
Friendly staff and very professional. I travel 2.5 hours and I wouldn’t do this if I didn’t trust them. I highly recommend them for all your dental needs
Jasmine Ali
Jasmine Ali
2024-06-21
Been with this dentist for quite some time now and have done my whole aligner journey with them! Great team, very helpful! Im looking forward to go back to them and get veneers done!
Chau Nguyen
Chau Nguyen
2024-06-17
I recently had a wonderful experience with Dr. Napeha at Your Family Dentis. The staff was friendly and welcoming. Dr. Napeha was not only professional but also attentive to my needs, ensuring I felt comfortable throughout the entire visit. I am very satisfied with the excellent care I received and would highly recommend Dr. Napeha to anyone looking for a skilled and caring dentist.
Marcus Anthony
Marcus Anthony
2024-06-08
I can't speak highly enough about Dr Shaveta and Dr Nick. They saved my back molar with root canal treatment when everybody else wanted to pull the tooth. Their staff, including Tracy, are so warm and welcoming. I have found a dentist for life! Absolutely wonderful dentists!

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At Your Family Dentist, we’re committed to delivering healthy, happy smiles. Be it a regular check-up & clean or a life-changing smile makeover, we promise, your dental future is in safe hands.

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