Joei Huang

Caring For Your Invisalign During The Circuit Breaker Period

Caring for your Invisalign during the this challenging period should not be difficult – that is one of the advantages of using the Invisalign system, but we can always do with more tips and tricks from the professionals. We go over the different ways that you can clean your Invisalign aligners to ensure they last. We also mention what to avoid.

Orchard Scotts Dental Continues Providing Essential Services During Circuit Breaker Period

Orchard Scotts Dental Continues Providing Essential and Emergency Services During Circuit Breaker Period

Although the circuit breaker period in Singapore has shut down non-essential services, Orchard Scotts Dental is still taking care of your essential dental needs. We have put into place many workplace safeguards to help keep you safe from infection. We also offer virtual consultation, the free mySmileSim app. Also check out our Circuit Breaker Essential Kit!

The Effects of Lip Position and Gingival Display on Aesthetics

Smiles affect your image, relationships, and interactions with other people. And they are especially important when it comes to first impressions and how people remember you.
Lip position and gingival display can play a significant role in determining the attractiveness and aesthetics of your smile. Things like overbite, under-bite, and gummy smile can be a turnoff.
You can improve your smile and facial aesthetics using Invisalign. That can help you avoid extreme, invasive, ugly, or relatively uncomfortable treatments like braces and surgery to achieve the smile you want.

How Sedation Dentistry Helps Patients Relax During Treatment

The fear, anxiety and discomfort of being in a dentist’s chair can be debilitating. Some people would even endure the pain of a cavity than visit the dentist – and the perfect solution for such a situation is sedation dentistry as it can help you feel comfortable about dental procedures.

How OSD Designs Your Smile Makeover

A smile makeover is a comprehensive plan to help you get the perfect smile. Your dentist at Orchard Scotts Dental can create this plan for you with a variety of cosmetic dental procedures to suit your needs.

Causes of a Gummy Smile and Treatment Options

A gummy smile can seriously affect your confidence. However, the right treatment can help you rediscover your smile. Orchard Scotts Dental offers a range of treatment options, one of which is right for you.

How To Maintain Oral Hygiene With Invisalign

Invisalign is now commonly used by orthodontists all over Singapore. It is the ideal way of aligning your teeth, since technique is virtually pain-free and requires minimal changes to your lifestyle.
However, certain additional steps do need to be taken to ensure its effectiveness in the shortest time period possible. Proper cleaning of the aligners and maintaining oral hygiene can help reduce treatment times and prevent plague production or tooth decay.

Tips For A Comfortable Invisalign Journey

Tips For A Comfortable Invisalign Journey

Invisalign aligners can cause minor discomfort to users, and might take some getting used to. The pain can be avoided by taking measures such as waiting for your teeth to adjust to the constant pressure, and eating soft foods. The pain can also be managed by using a cold compress and orthodontic wax, or even by biting down on Invisalign chewies to help your aligners better fit your teeth. Deciding the right time to change or set in new aligners can also help in minimising any discomfort.

Invisalign VS In-mail Services

There has been plenty of debate regarding the effectiveness of Invisalign against wire braces. With more and more patients looking for a suitable treatment that is worth their time and money, we’ve put together a detailed comparison between the two most popular treatments in terms of cost, reliability, maintenance, and flexibility of use.

Invisalign vs Wire Braces

With options like wire braces and Invisalign treatment competing head to head, there are intrinsic mechanisms to each that must be ascertained over their blatant visual differences. A cross sectional study on gingival parameters and patient satisfaction during treatment was conducted to highlight the potential pros and cons of braces and Invisalign treatments.

A Smile Can Influence Your Emotions – Even If It’s Fake

Whether genuine or halfhearted, smiles garner emotional responses. Smiling releases mood enhancing neurotransmitters that elevate the mood and combat stress. Faking a smile can reap similar benefits for your emotional wellbeing and anxiety-levels. Many people prefer to not smile due to poor teeth conditions; however, this should not deter you. Maintain a hygiene routine for your teeth to ensure you keep smiling.

Your Oral Health Directly Impacts Your Well-Being

Individuals with tooth loss are more susceptible to developing osteoporosis, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases. Mounting evidence suggests that neglecting your teeth and oral health impacts your psychological health adversely, along with the physiological; leading to a shortened life expectancy and diseases.

A Smile Equals SG$ 28,000 And It’s Backed By Science

Your pearly whites are your ‘universal welcome’ to the world, yet not all smiles make you feel invited. Each smile has differing mood boosting qualities affecting human emotions uniquely. These can be assigned varying monetary values for emphasis. If happiness was a tradable commodity, some smiles could cost you up to SG$ 28000.