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9th May 2018

The sports you love? Popcorn at the movies? Lunch with friends? Music practice? With removable clear aligners, you can continue to enjoy your Lifestyle.

Complimentary Replacements

Between school, sports, and friends, teens have a lot happening on a daily basis. And as parents know all too well, things inevitably get lost. One of the best things about Invisalign Teen is that it comes with up to six replacement aligners at no charge. That way, if one, two, or five go missing, the replacement charge doesn’t have to come out of mum or dad’s pocket.
Extra Space for Growing Teeth

Teens that choose Invisalign Teen may still have growing teeth. Invisalign Teen has a special feature that allows it to evolve as new molars begin erupting and actually guide these new teeth into perfect position so that alignment issues don’t persist.

Tools for Success

One of the best things about Invisalign Teen is that it can be taken in and out. But with that kind of flexibility, it can be hard to tell if the young person wearing it is doing it often enough, and properly. Invisalign aligners should be worn for between 20 and 22 hours a day.

These aligners include wear-indicators, which fade from blue to clear and tell the patient, parents, and orthodontist if they have been on the teeth long enough to be effective.

Teen patients also find dental hygiene easier during Invisalign treatment, as unlike fixed braces Invisalign aligners can be removed for brushing and flossing.

Specialist Orthodontist Dr Shirley Cox is an accredited experienced Invisalign Teen Provider, the Fast, Safe and Gentle orthodontic treatment.

Dr Shirley Cox

BDS(Hons), FDS RCS (Eng), MSc(Lond), M Orth RCS(Eng), FDS Orth RCS (Eng)
GDC: 68425

Shirley qualified in Dentistry from The Royal London Hospital in 1992 and she achieved her M Orth specialist qualification in orthodontics in 2000. Shirley was appointed as Consultant Orthodontist at Bart’s Health Trust in 2004 and now works as an Orthodontic Consultant at the new Royal London Hospital site.

At the Wapping Dental Centre, Shirley is able to offer the very latest treatments available, enabling her to treat adult and child patients who have simple, moderate and complex needs and to improve both the appearance and the function of their teeth.

“Patients in my care receive my personal attention at all times and are treated solely by me. I love to treat patients and help them achieve and keep for life the Beautiful, Healthier and Happier smiles they desire. I look forward to meeting you and helping however I can.”

Shirley Cox

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