COVID-19 Update

Clea OwensNews & Updates

To help prevent the transmission of all respiratory infections, including COVID-19, we adhere to standardized infection control measures, such as performing thorough hand washing and the use of medical grade hand sanitizer. We follow Canadian Dental Association-approved sterilization and disinfection protocols by applying a Health Canada-registered, hospital-grade disinfectant, that has the highest effective rate against coronaviruses. While our office already adheres to these standard precautions, we are implementing some new procedures that have been recommended by the college of dental surgeons to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Braces v. Invisalign

Clea OwensInvisalign

Dr. Peter Brawn’s practice focuses exclusively on accelerated Invisalign. However, many patients have questions about how Invisalign treatment compares to traditional braces and if one may be better than the other. Braces consist of metal brackets that are bonded to your teeth and tied together by wires and tiny rubber bands.
The biggest benefit of Invisalign is that the aligners are virtually invisible. Patients love that friends, colleagues and clients might not even notice that they are undergoing orthodontic treatment.

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DIY Gone Wrong?

katharinemillsInvisalign

Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) or Do-It-Yourself (DIY) clear aligner options are rapidly growing in BC. Many patients don’t fully understand what they are signing up for and may be dissatisfied with their results. Nothing beats the expertise of a dental professional when it comes to helping you achieve the great smile you deserve. If you started, or even completed, a DIY clear aligner program and you aren’t happy with your outcome, we are are pleased to offer you a discounted treatment fee

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