Comparison

The Next Generation in Clear Aligner Therapy

 

Clarity

The SLX Clear Aligners are uniquely clear

Stain Resistant

After 8 hours in coffee, SLX Aligners kept their clarity over other aligners

Attachments

SLX Aligners feature precision fit and optimized trim heights provide exceptional control with less attachments

 

SLX Clear Aligners

Invisalign

In-House/3D Printed

DTC/DIY

Indications for Use

Permanent dentition.
All malocclusions.

Mixed dentition.
All malocclusions.

Minor tooth movement.

Minor tooth movement.

Comfort

Smooth. Height of contour.

Laser-cut scalloped edges.

Hand-finished

Laser cut

Scanner

3-Shape – Direct Connection
Planmeca – Direct Connection
STL Files

iTero
STL Files

STL Files

Smile Shops

Material

ClearWear™

SmartTrack®*

Essix®**

?

Precision cut-out

Yes

Yes

In-House

?

Impressions vs Scans

Yes

Yes

Yes

Impressions at home.
Scan shop.

Attachments

LESS!

Dependent

Dependent

N/A

Warranty

5 Year Assurance Plan

5 Year Refinements

None

None

Process

Clinically trained, individual fabrication.

Algorithm-driven mass production.

Digitally reliant, practice management intensive.

Mass production manufacturing.

Clarity

Crystal

3D Print Lines

3D Print Lines

Cloudy

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*SmartTrack is a registered mark of Align Technology
**Essix is a registered mark of Dentsply Sirona