Invisalign Clear Braces in San Diego, CA

For most patients, straight teeth mean a terrific smile. But did you know that properly aligned teeth are healthier? Overlapped, crooked, or rotated teeth create a daily cleaning challenge. Food and bacterial plaque accumulate slowly in the tiny spaces that your toothbrush and floss can't reach. The acidic toxins that seep out of the bacterial sludge can lead to cavities and inflamed, diseased gums. Helping even a couple straggling teeth find their proper place can leave you with a healthier mouth.

Straightening teeth isn't just for kids! Adults often make the most dedicated orthodontic patients, and it's never too late to discuss the options for a bright, straight smile. If you're not sure wires fit your tolerance level, don't worry. Invisible methods can work extremely well for many cases, and Dr. Kathrina Agatep can help you explore the possibilities.

Orthodontics involves teeth straightening and jaw alignment, combining beauty and function. Identifying problems early in development may allow easier treatment with better results, but it's never too late to discuss ways to enhance a smile!

Patients often ask..."What are my options?  Should I use a DIY aligner like Smile Direct Club?  Is Invisalign the best?  What about 6 Month Smiles?"  The answer varies on a case by case basis, and we're here to help point you in the right direction.

If you are looking for a dentist in San Diego and would like to learn more about which option would be best for you, contact us at 858.490.4281 for more information.



A straight smile has never been easier to enjoy. Clear plastic trays, known as aligners, can work the magic of braces without the shine of metal. Combined with sophisticated 3D software, this technology brings a new smile within reach for most adults and mature teens.

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Six Month Smiles

Six Month Smiles is a clear bracket and wire system that delivers results in a shorter time frame.  Patients have experienced straighter teeth in as little as 4-9 months, and have been thrilled with the results.

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