Thinking of using Invisalign to straighten your teeth? Dr.Aaron Lai

What is invisalign?

Invisalign is at the forefront of cosmetic dentistry technology.Invisalign is manufactured by Align Technology, was founded in 1997, a multinational medical-device company headquartered in San Jose, California. The treatment involves wearing clear, plastic trays that are custom-designed for your mouth, Unlike the more traditional braces or retainers, Invisalign is a virtually invisible method of straightening your teeth, making Invisalign a less-noticeable alternative to metal braces. You will be fitted with removable, see-through aligners that have been specifically crafted to fit your teeth.


How often do I need to wear my aligner?

Aligners are most effective when worn 20 to 22 hours per day and removed only for eating, brushing and flossing.


What are the process like?


The Initial 1st visit

Time-line: 1 day

We would need to do a few basic examination to see if you are a good fit for Invisalign where we take some clinical photos of your teeth and face for assessment followed by X-rays, study models and impression of your teeth to create a virtual 3D plan (ClinCheck).


2nd Steps

Time-line: 1-2 weeks

Before your treatment begins, a virtual 3D plan (ClinCheck) will be created, showing how your teeth will move throughout the course of your treatment, so before your treatment even begins you will be able to see roughly what the finished result will look like. Using the ClinCheck, then, each custom-made set of aligners is produced specifically for you to help you achieve the smile you desire.


3rd Steps


ClinCheck that is approved by you and your dentist will initiate the process of manufacturing of your 1st aligner made in US and will be sent to us for your collection.



Does it generally take that long before I can get my first aligner from Invisalign?

Yes! As all dentist in Malaysia send to the same manufacturer in the US.


How often do I visit my doctor?

Generally we advise to come every 4-8 weeks for monitoring and adjustment to ensure treatment is progressing as planned.


How long do treatment take?

It usually take about 1 to 2 years depending on severity. Come for a consultation to find out! =)



How much does it cost at Klinik Pergigian Fauziah Publika branch?

It ranges between RM11,000 to RM 20,000 depending on severity of teeth condition and how long you are in treatment. Schedule an appointment for a FREE quotation now with Dr.Aaron Lai!


Dr.Aaron Lai, DDS

Smile makeover dentist =)

For further information please contact me at


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