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Dental aligners that do so much more than just straighten your teeth.


Available at our Elgin dental office.

Dr. Jay Patel – Orthodontist

Female patient placing her Invisalign aligners into her mouth

Are you one of many who are embarrassed by a crooked smile? Would you like to get the smile of your dreams but don’t want the hassle of metal braces? Invisalign® clear aligners could be the answer! With this modern aligning system, you can correct common orthodontic issues without any metal or wires in sight. The discreet, nearly invisible aligners gently move your teeth into their ideal position, leaving you with a straightened and healthier smile.

The Invisalign® process is very simple too:

  • Consultation with our with Invisalign® provider

  • We take digital impressions and design your new smile using 3D technology

  • Take-home your series of aligners (new pair every two weeks)

  • Discreetly align your smile!

Our in-house orthodontist will be with you every step of the way and checks your progress throughout. Invisalign® is revolutionizing orthodontics and could be the ideal solution for your smile!


Available at our Carol Stream dental office.

Dr. Rudy Valente – Board-Certified Orthodontist

Male patient in a blue t-shirt placing his ClearCorrect aligner into his mouth

Do you feel self-conscious about your smile? Would you like to align your teeth and feel confident in every photo? ClearCorrect® is a modern solution designed to straighten your smile in the most discreet and efficient fashion possible. These aligners can help fix common orthodontic issues such as crowded teeth, overbites, underbites, and a crooked smile.

The system gradually moves your teeth into the perfect position using four phases of treatment. After each phase, normally three-weeks, your teeth will noticeably be adjusting and aligning. Our orthodontist outlines your treatment course according to your personal needs during your first appointment. Here is what you can expect from ClearCorrect®:

  • Consultation with our orthodontist in Carol Stream, IL

  • Your doctor takes photos, x-rays, and digital impressions of your teeth and sends them to ClearCorrect®

  • Your series of clear aligners must be worn for at least 22 hours a day and changed every three-weeks

  • Enjoy your new smile as your teeth are shifted into a beautifully aligned position

ClearCorrect® has proven results. Our board-certified orthodontist guides you through the entire process and is here to answer any questions. We can’t wait to see your new smile!

Male patient in a blue t-shirt placing his ClearCorrect aligner into his mouth

"I loved going to this office for my orthodontics treatment and thanks to this office and Dr. Patel I now have a great smile. "

Mayra I. (Elgin Patient)

Orthodontic Braces

Using modern technology and expertise to straighten your smile and correct your bite.

As a multi-specialty office, we are home to two orthodontic specialists. Our orthodontists have both attended additional years of dental training to become superstars in this area. This additional specialized education allows them to provide the best care possible and employ state-of-the-art methods for teeth alignment. In addition, to Invisalign® and ClearCorrect® our team offers a range of effective orthodontic options:

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Traditional Braces

Straightening crooked, overcrowded, and misaligned smiles.

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Damen System

Self-ligating braces – no elastic or metal ties needed.

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TADS Mini-implants

Helping correct your bite and improve your smile.

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Contact us at Carol Stream & Elgin Dental Associates today!