FAQ for Dentists

What conditions can be treated with Smile Shapers?

Smile Shapers are full-arch clear aligners that are used to treat visible malocclusions in patients with permanent dentition.

Are Smile Shapers covered by dental insurance?

We always recommend checking with your patient’s primary insurer, as coverage will vary between patients. If your patient’s policy allows for orthodontic treatment then Smile Shapers may be covered.

How long must patients wear aligners each day?

Patients should wear aligners 20-22 hours per day and always remove them while eating, drinking hot liquids, and brushing teeth.

Are Smile Shapers recommended for any age group?

Smile Shapers are recommended for people with permanent dentition and who can comply with patient care and use instructions.

Does Smile Shapers offer post treatment retention?

Yes, we offer a wide variety of retainers to use after clear aligner therapy has been completed.

What can Smile Shapers do for my practice?

A high number of people can benefit from straighter teeth which offers significant income potential for your practice. Appointments are quick and easy, so that you do not waste any valuable chair time.