Invisalign straightens crooked chompers through a combination of highly advanced 3-D computer graphics and the spells of good old-fashioned orthodontia. The Invisalign process eschews cumbersome braces for clear, removable aligners that are virtually invisible to the unclothed eye. The initial exam includes all necessary x-rays, and should Invisalign be determined to be the best option, impressions of your mouth terrain, will pave the way for a flurry of calibrated teeth sheaths that are designed to slowly shift your walnut crackers into perfect alignment. The total cost of an Invisalign treatment varies with each customer (it can run anywhere from $3,900 to $6,900); this Groupon gets you $1,000 to put toward that final cost. View some Invisalign FAQs here.
Aside from being a practicing dentist, Dr. Alex Frade is a member of several dental associations and a former Lieutenant Dentist in the Brazilian army. At his comfortable San Rafael office, he puts his nearly 20 years of diverse experience to work while performing a full range of preventative and cosmetic dental treatments, including teeth whitening, full porcelain veneers, gum lifts, and Tooth Fairy extractions. He and his staff take time to explain dental discoveries and treatment options with each patient, making appointments as straightforward and unintimidating as possible.
Jill Dailey McIntosh has always been intrigued by the human body and how it moves?so much so that she graduated in 1991 with a kinesiology degree and soon thereafter decided to open her own Pilates teaching studio. But it wasn't until years later that this curiosity would manifest itself in a single question: "How can one aggressively transform the shape of their body while still maintaining proper alignment of the spine?" Eventually Jill began to examine her diverse fitness background, pulling low-impact movements from ballet, Pilates, and even orthopedic-exercise routines to create the basis for her fitness style, The Dailey Method.
Now, more than a decade later, Dailey's fitness routine has ballooned into studios sprawled across more than 10 states and gained praise from Self, Allure, FitPregnancy, and InStyle magazines. Regardless of the location, instructors remain true to Jill's mission of offering a diverse series of exercises that focus on toning and lengthening the body while lengthening the spine and building strong core muscles.
Drs. Sara Creighton and Jared Pool take on inter-grin ailments with freshly minted technology and equipment at Washington Square Park Dental. Inside the specially designed modern office, ceiling-mounted TVs captivate patients reclining in cushy black chairs as oral experts examine chompers and penetrate enamel or jammed office safes with handheld digital x-rays. The dentists drill in the importance of prevention and patient education as they clean teeth and scour mouths for disease. Also specializing in endodontic care, bridges, fillings, and cosmetic procedures such as whitening and veneers, staffers unearth healthy smiles gleaming like a freshly waxed crystal ball. The eco-friendly, LEED-certified space welcomes clients into a chic waiting area flooded with natural light and bordered by a cocoa-toned bench.
Patients at Randhawa Dental Corporation open wide to place their dental health in the capable hands of highly skilled dentists and their staff. Studying dentistry in India, Australia, and the United States has equipped Gurjit S. Randhawa, D.D.S., M.D.S., with skills that earned him the title of Best Cosmetic Dentist in KRON4's Best of the Bay 2009, 2010 and 2011 awards, making it the third year in a row that he has won. He is also an Elite Preferred Provider of Invisalign, who enjoys a "Top 1% in North America" ranking because of his extensive experience with the Invisalign system. Dr. Randhawa leads a team of dentists and specialists to coddle teeth for their patients.
As a prosthodontist, Dr. Aparna Subramanian specializes in the use of dental prosthetics to create straight, alabaster smiles. This includes using titanium implants coupled with crowns or bridges, as well as veneers that mask dental imperfections. Teeth-whitening treatments brighten dingy enamel and Invisalign trains wayward teeth to stand in formation without the outdated look of braces. Dr. Subramanian and her team also conduct routine cleanings complete with digital X-rays. They also adhere to green-minded practices, including using recycled paper products, biodegradable sterilization solutions, and making sure each patient's mouth is tightly closed when not in use.