Frequently Asked Questions
Our invisible aligner treatment includes several sets of tight-fitting, custom-made, BPA-free clear plastic trays that gradually shift teeth into their desired position, giving you straighter teeth in an average of 6-9 months!
You will receive your clear aligners as a set of multiple aligners.
Each Aligner will makes slight adjustments to your teeth positioning. This is a process that is reviewed and approved by an orthodontist before you undergo treatment. As you advance along from Aligner to Aligner as prescribed, you will be seeing the results as your teeth positioning shifts toward your ideal smile!
Every Clear Aligner order begins with a Smile Assessment. Once you have done your Smile Assessment, we will be able to determine if you are a candidate for treatment.
In most cases, Wisdom Teeth do not interfere with clear aligner treatment! You may check with your dentist if removal is necessary.
As recovery time varies among individuals, do check with your oral surgeon on when it is safe for you to undergo clear aligner treatment.
Each individual’s smile is assess by our orthodontists on a case by case basis. We will review your smile and assess your eligibility for clear aligner treatment.
Once your eligibility is confirmed and your smile plan is ready, you have two convenient package options to choose SINGLE PAY, Make a one-time payment of 9,800 HKD (for All Day Clear Aligner) Or IN-HOUSE Installment Plan
You can pay by Cash, Credit Card, Direct Bank-In, E-Wallet etc
Retainers are at 2000 HKD.Contact any of our Smile Consultants to get your retainers.
You get your new smile in an average of 6-9 months!
Yes, do wear your clear aligners for the duration as prescribed. Your aligners should be worn for 20-22 hours a day. Only to remove them when you brush, floss, eat or drink.
Because we custom-make your aligners to fit your mouth, our goal is to make your aligners the appropriate size and fit to realign your smile while being as unobstrusive as possible. Your aligners should cover at least a third of each molar.
Individuals wearing clear aligners for the first time may experience some tightness initially. This is perfectly normal. It means your aligners are working; moving your teeth into a more desired position! The soreness will ease off in a few days.
Do contact us right away so we can advice the next step.
In the mean time, you may wear the previous aligner to ensure your teeth do not shift back to their original position .
There is no need to! We monitor and review your progress remotely.
Protect your new smile! We strongly recommend you safeguard your new smile with our custom-fit retainers.
Without retainers, teeth have a tendency to shift back to their original positions. Keep them from moving back with our custom-fit retainers right after you complete your clear aligners treatment!
Wear your retainers for 22 hours a day (except for eating and drinking) for the first two weeks. After that, you should wear your retainers only while you sleep.
We recommend replacing your retainers every year to keep them fresh:)
Dr Clear Aligners is currently available in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Australia, Hong kong, Germany, and UK.