Gentle Dental of St. Clair Shores
26210 Harper Avenue, Suite 100, St. Clair Shores, MI 48081

Straight Talk about the Cost of Care with Invisalign Clear Braces

If you think the only way to straighten your teeth is to suffer with a metal-filled mouth, think again. Today, Invisalign® clear braces make straightening teeth practically invisible and painless. If you’re concerned about the cost of Invisalign, see how the price and payment options can put treatment in easy reach.

The Cost of Invisalign

Did you know that the cost of Invisalign clear braces is generally comparable to the price of metal braces? This may be rather surprising because Invisalign is so much less conspicuous and painful than traditional metal braces. But knowing that their prices can be similar makes Invisalign a viable alternative to metal braces. Of course, realize that each case is unique, so you need to see an Invisalign provider to figure out the total cost of clear braces for you.

Coverage by Dental Insurance

With more and more people opting for clear braces, many dental insurance plans now cover Invisalign care. If your dental insurance plan includes orthodontic coverage, then Invisalign should be covered just as much as metal braces because it’s simply an alternative to metal braces. To see if your dental plan covers Invisalign, review your personal coverage and check with your dental insurance provider because everyone’s benefits differ.

Affordable Payment Options

Today, most Invisalign providers offer flexible and affordable monthly payment plans to put clear braces in everyone’s reach. Some offer financing through CareCredit, which is a third-party patient financing program that eases the payment of treatment. Another worthwhile option is the DentRite dental discount plan. DentRite isn’t dental insurance, but rather a discount dental plan that provides substantial savings on dental procedures for you and your family. DentRite can be better than dental insurance because it offers unlimited usage, individual or family membership, and acceptance for everyone. Ask your Invisalign provider about these options to make clear braces a clear choice for you.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in St. Clair Shores, call Gentle Dental of St. Clair Shores today at (248) 850-1809 or make an appointment.

Gentle Dental offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in St. Clair Shores. With 8 affiliated practices throughout Michigan, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Gentle Dental of St. Clair Shores, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Gentle Dental of St. Clair Shores.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
It took me over 20years to get to the dentist. If I would have known Dr. Ascano was out there I would have gone sooner. From the very first visit he took all my fears away and made me feel […]
Sandra M.
Every visit here has been great. The staff is amazing. I appreciate the great atmosphere and the beyond amazing job everyone here does! Cathy is the absolute best!!!
Shannon C.
Very gentle and thoroughly explained all the things going on with my teeth. Itemized all costs and explained why I needed certain services. Created a game plan with me instead of dictated a plan. […]
Angel H.
Overall great staff, dentists, and experience
Nicole C.
My daughter is apprehensive about the dentist but this place is awesome with her every time. Doctor is very friendly as is all the staff. Hygienists as well as office staff
Amber O.
We absolutely love it here! Dr.Duan has been amazing with my 7 year old
Chelsea B.
Great friendly and caring staff
Mayzie G.
Awesome staff…from the doctors to the hygienists to the assistants to the front desk! They’re flexible, kind, and make you feel comfortable while providing great service. I bring my baby […]
Erin E.
Excellent staff. Very thoughtful and thorough. Made me feel welcome.
Charlotte S.
Such an amazing staff all around. Kathy, Dr. Ascano and Dr. Duan are all so knowledgeable and kind. They made me feel so comfortable even though I was a pain to them and have a crazy fear of the […]
Allissa B.
I love that I am seen at my appointment time and I love that everyone is do nice!
Latoya T.
I was so afraid to have my teeth pulled much less three teeth but the whole time she did it she was saying words like beautiful great it helps so much she did a fantastic job and I’m glad […]
Bridget A.
Marvelous dental office! My children love the dentists, the hygenists and the friendly staff. Everyone is so kind and helpful. They make you feel like the most important patient in the office. They […]
Rick H.
Friendly on time with appointment good service thanks
Bunny P.
Amazing costumer service and an awesome team.
Angelo R.
Everyone was friendly and nice!
Sean E.
Dr Ascano is personable, honest and makes major dental work painless. Only dentist I will see. His staff is pretty awesome too!
Wendy A.
Dr. Ascano is very caring and personable. He really makes a point to get to know his patients. The staff at Gentle Dental are VERY helpful too!
Satyra J.
My daughter and I had a very good experience the people very nice professional and kind and yes very gentle my daughter’s a big baby
Jacob A.
I gave a high score because I am treated well at this office. Everyone here is extremely nice from the very beginning. This is why I have come here for 10 years or so.
Lianna T.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (248) 850-1809
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