Invisalign – weekly aligner changes

Invisalign – weekly aligner changes

Invisalign have announced that they are now allowing dental practitioners to offer their patients one-week aligner wear instead of the previously recommended two-week changes, allowing shorter treatment time. Previously, the custom-made aligners were always...

Invisalign – now VAT exempt

Invisalign have today confirmed that following negotiations with HMRC, their aligners have been classified as a medical device and as such, are now exempt from VAT. In his statement, Jamie Morley, General Manager for Invisalign UK and Ireland said ” I believe...
Invisalign 4 million smiles

Invisalign 4 million smiles

Align Technology, the people behind Invisalign, have just announced that they have started treating their 4 millionth patient and to celebrate this milestone, they are donating $1 to Operation Smile for every smile tweeted using the hashtag #4millionsmiles. They have...
My Invisalign experience – by Anna

My Invisalign experience – by Anna

I’m hugely grateful to Anna who writes the great ‘a whole lot of chitty chat’ blog for writing this super article on her experience with Invisalign. Hello readers of UK adult braces! I’m Anna and I blog (occasionally) on my little slice online,...

Invisalign deep bite treatment

There are so many really good video clips on sites such as YouTube which explain many different aspects of orthodontics and this is one I came across earlier which shows how the Invisalign system can correct a deep bite.  If this is part of your treatment plan, the...