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Lingual Braces Tooth Straighten and Bonding

Smile of The Month

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Problem: This patient always wanted to have a straighter and brighter smile.
Solution: She was treated with lingual braces, tooth whitening and bonding.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I always wanted to have straighter teeth and a brighter smile, but was incredibly scared of dentists. Coming to the London smile clinic for check-ups and felling at ease made the decision for me.

What treatment have you had?

Braces, tooth whitening and composite bonding.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Very comfortable. Everyone from reception team to dentists and their nurses made my experience absolutely amazing.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Definitely exceeded my expectations. The difference is great! And makes me feel very happy.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I’m smiling even more now and feel so much more confident.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Fantastic!!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

The team has been a big part of the whole experience and were very accommodating and helpful. Very efficient and professional service and super-friendly staff.

Old Tooth Veneers, Chipped tooth and Cross Bite

Smile of The Month: May 2014

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Problem: Twenty years old tooth veneers, chipped tooth, narrow upper arch, cross bite.
Solution:Fixed upper and lower braces to correct alignment and bite, followed by replacement of old porcelain veneers.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

Hitting fifty-it was a hugely liberating moment for me, when I have decided to do something about my teeth which I have always hated.

What treatment have you had?

Braces, re-alignment of upper and lower teeth.
Replacement of old veneers on four teeth, new veneers on upper teeth and teeth whitening.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Fabulous, everyone involved was wonderful, so I was completely confident throughout the process.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Truly delighted-unbelievable results. For the first time in my life I just can’t stop smiling, I love the fact that I’m not self-conscious any longer.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Absolutely, without hesitation!

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

For all my life I have hated having my photographs taken and   always been self-conscious in social and work situations-that’s gone!

Sum up your experience in one word:

Transformational!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

Preet did the most amazing work with the braces, making the next stage easier for Tim to show his creative genius.

Anna was a superstar throughout, with all the rest of the team producing encouragement along the journey.

Orthodontics & Teeth Veneers – Missing Teeth and Crowded Tooth

Smile of The Month: May 2014

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Problem: This patient was presented with a missing canine tooth, a peg-shape lateral incisor, and moderately crowded upper dentition.
Solution:A couple of years of fixed orthodontic treatment, followed by six porcelain veneers.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

A missing canine and peg lateral incisor.

What treatment have you had?

Brace and six veneers on top teeth.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes, no pain during veneers, less than expected during orthodontics.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Matched, I knew the London Smile Clinic had a good reputation.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

Stopped me worrying about my teeth. More confidence when smiling.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Complicated.

How did the team contribute to your experience?

All of the staff here are very welcoming and friendly, I am sad to go, but there is always hygienist visits, 🙂

Crowded and Uneven Teeth

Smile of The Month: January 2013: Case 2

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Problem:
This patient was unhappy with the crowded and uneven teeth.
Solution:
In just 16 weeks Melanie’s teeth were straightened using the Inman Aligner. She is amazed with the results and its easy to see why in these before and after photos!!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I have wanted to have my teeth straightened for years but have never been brave enough. As I qualify for my nursing degree this year I thought the time was right to go for it and treat myself.

What treatment have you had?

The Inman Aligner.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

No problems at all. All my treatment went very well I have had no pain or discomfort at all.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

I am amazed with the results I couldn’t have wished for better.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I am much more confident and smile more when I have my picture taken.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Amazing.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

The whole team are so friendly and helpful! I couldn’t ask for more!

Lingual Braces Incognito

Smile of The Month: December 2012: Case 2

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Problem:
This patient was self conscious with her smile.

Solution:
A combination of lingual fixed braces (Incognito) on the top teeth and ceramic braces on the bottom and transformed her smile giving her much more confidence. Describing her orthodontic treatment as “worthwhile” she is amazed with the results

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I was self conscious smiling and having pictures taken. I wanted to have amore relaxed smile, showing straight teeth.

What treatment have you had?

A combination of lingual fixed braces (Incognito) on my top teeth and ceramic braces on the bottom.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

I was uncomfortable at times as my teeth moved, it never lasted long though and I always took this as a sign the braces were working.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

It has exceeded my expectations, my teeth are straight and my gums more rounded to give a nicer smile. Its better than I thought it would be.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Definitely, I already have.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

It’s given me much more confidence.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Worthwhile!

How did the team contribute to you experience?

Greatly. They were always very relaxed, confident and friendly. It was nice to come here even if the visit was for an extraction!

Fixed Braces for Large Gap

Smile of The Month: December 2012: Case 1

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Problem:
This patient came to see our orthodontist with regard to closing the gaps between his teeth which had always bothered him.

Solution:
24 months later and the difference is amazing! His hard work and commitment really paid off in the end!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I always wanted to close the gaps between my teeth.

What treatment have you had?

Fixed ceramic braces (tooth coloured).

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

My treatment went well and I was very comfortable.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

I am very happy with the results!!

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

My teeth are obviously straighter and the gaps are closed which I feel looks nicer.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Great.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

They were all very helpful and if I had any problems or concerns they would always help straight away.

Replace Old Crowns and Teeth Straightening

Smile of The Month: July 2012

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Problem:

This patient waited many years before finally coming to The London Smile Clinic to replace his old crowns and improve his smile.

Solution:

His makeover included the Inman aligner treatment as well as new crowns and veneers to give an amazing final result he is proud of.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

At the age of 11 I broke one of my front teeth, this was crowned but had deteriorated over the years. I always promised myself I would get my teeth repaired when I was in a position to do so.

What treatment have you had?

Inman aligners, new crowns and veneers.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

I have never been a good patient and was apprehensive about the work. I can honestly say I have experience little pain through out the whole process. Tim and Heidi have taken great care of me.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

Looking back at how my teeth looked and the condition they were in, the final result has exceeded my expectations.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes absolutely. My friends and family have all been very curious during my treatment.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I now have the ability to smile without being embarrassed it has lifted my confidence and has allowed me to smile in photos without worrying.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Rewarding.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

Everyone at The London Smile Clinic has made me feel welcome and a valued customer.

Gaps and Teeth Straightening

Smile of The Month: June 2012

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Problem:

This patient felt self conscious of her smile and wanted to make general improvements on the colour, shape and alignment of them.

Solution:

8 crowns were placed to transform her smile and give her much more confidence.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

Self conscious of protruding teeth, yellow teeth and my upper and lower front teeth were crooked.

What treatment have you had?

Straightening of teeth, replacement crowns and whitening.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes-mostly.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

Exceeded expectations.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I am far more confident when smiling. I am less shy in speaking out during meetings and in social situations. Less self- conscious; one less worry!

Sum up your experience in one word:

Exhilarating.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

Very comfortable, relaxed and safe. Complete confidence in team and always reassured. Always asked my opinion. Well looked after.

Mild Crowding Treatment with Inman Aligner


Smile of The Month: December 2011

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Problem:

This patient came to us unhappy with the alignment and mild crowding of her upper teeth.

Solution:

In just 13 weeks a fantastic final result was achieved with the Inman aligner.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

My teeth had always been quite straight but I started to notice some movement and was no longer happy with the appearance.

What treatment have you had?

The Inman aligner on my top teeth.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes my treatment was comfortable the first few days were a little difficult but after that it was fine.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

My expectations were defiantly matched.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I am happy to smile in photos like before.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Positive.

Orthodontic Treatment (Fixed Braces) and Veneers


Smile of The Month: August 2011

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Problem:

Duncan came to The London Smile Clinic after one of his teeth was fractured in a accident, he had always had crowded teeth and decided to improve his smile as a whole while having this tooth repaired.

Solution:

Just 9 months in a fixed brace followed by 4 veneers gave this fantastic result!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

My teeth were crowded and damaged by an accident.

What treatment have you had?

The Inman aligner on my top teeth.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes my treatment was comfortable the first few days were a little difficult but after that it was fine.

How do you feel about the result, did it match or exceed your expectations?

My expectations were defiantly matched.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I am happy to smile in photos like before.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Positive.