Vestavia Hills Digital Smile Design

Reveal your smile potential!

Your future smile, visualized today

Feeling nervous about the outcome of your orthodontic procedure? With our Vestavia Hills digital smile design, the future of your smile is no longer left to the imagination. This powerful tool allows for precise manipulation of your teeth within the digital model, pinpointing problem areas and simulating the adjustments needed for your ideal smile. It’s like having a crystal ball for your smile, ensuring there are no surprises along the way.

At Blue Lake Orthodontics, we champion smart, efficient dental care tailored to your needs and aspirations. A before-and-after glimpse of your smile transformation will provide a clear, motivating view of the possibilities your orthodontic treatment holds. Book your free consultation today!

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Benefits of digital smile design

  • No more guesswork: Our technology eliminates the uncertainty surrounding orthodontic treatment, providing a tangible preview of your smile’s potential.
  • Customized treatment planning: The detailed insight gained from our 3D scans enables us to design a treatment plan meticulously tailored to your needs.
  • Empowered decision-making: Seeing the possible outcomes of your treatment empowers you to make informed decisions about your orthodontic care with confidence.

FAQs about digital smile design


Is the 3D scanning process painful?

No, the 3D scanning process is painless. It's a non-invasive way to capture detailed images of your teeth and bite without the discomfort associated with traditional impressions.


How accurate is the visualization of my future smile?

Our visualization software is highly accurate, providing a realistic simulation of your treatment outcome. While individual results can vary, this tool is invaluable for setting realistic expectations and planning your treatment.


Can I see what my smile looks like at different stages of treatment?

Yes, our technology allows us to simulate various stages of your treatment, offering insights into how your smile will evolve.


How long does the 3D scanning process take?

The 3D scanning process is quick and efficient, typically taking just a few minutes to complete.


Is 3D scanning available for all patients?

Yes, our 3D scanning technology is suitable for all patients considering orthodontic treatment. It’s an integral part of our consultation process, helping us to craft personalized treatment plans.


Will I be able to discuss my treatment options after the scan?

Absolutely. The scan is just the first step. Following your 3D scan, we'll discuss your treatment options, utilizing the visualization to guide our discussion and help you make an informed decision about your orthodontic care.

What to expect

At Blue Lake Orthodontics, orthodontic treatment is a seamless and worry-free experience.

  • Free Consultation: Begins with evaluating your dental health and discussing your goals.
  • Comfortable 3D scanning: A quick, painless process that replaces traditional dental impressions, capturing detailed images of your teeth without discomfort.
  • Customized treatment plan: Based on your 3D scan, we tailor a treatment plan specific to your needs, using simulations to guide expectations and planning.
  • Visual preview: You get to see a simulated before and after of your treatment, helping visualize the outcome.
  • Ongoing support: Enjoy regular check-ups in our friendly atmosphere, ensuring smooth and comfortable progress.

Relaxation and convenience await

Our calming atmosphere and friendly team provide a stress-free experience. Enjoy complimentary coffee, snacks, and a remarkable set of amenities to help you feel at ease throughout your visit.

Fun for your family

Discover the fun side of your visit! We’ve got iPads loaded with games and entertainment for even our younger guests.

Stay connected and productive

Take advantage of our complimentary Wi-Fi access and convenient device charging stations.

Brushing Stations

Prepare for your visit with our brushing stations equipped with disposable toothbrushes and toothpaste.

“Dr. Z did my niece’s braces. She had a complicated case. She did great with her braces. They worked with her to make sure she understood all that was going on and made the process as easy as possible for her. I recommend Dr. Z and her team to anyone looking for an orthodontist. My niece just can’t stop smiling.”


“Dr. Z is the best! Our family ENJOYS going to the ortho because they know they’ll get to see her. The care and overall interest she shows her patients is unmatched.”

“Dr. Z is the absolute best! She is genuine and kind and listens to her patient’s concerns. I used to be self-conscious about my smile, but not anymore. Now I get compliments on my smile all of the time.”

Schedule a free orthodontic consultation

Begin your journey to a confident smile with our available same-day options.

Office information

At our office, we're surrounded by a world of convenience. Here's a glimpse of what's just around the corner:

Right downstairs, you'll find Gentry Pharmacy for prescriptions and pharmacy goods.

But that's not all; our neighborhood is filled with healthcare and cosmetic neighbors, including Studio 21 for salon services, Cohn Plastic Surgery, and shopping malls like the Summit and the Colonnade.

This is just a taste of the many amenities and providers at your fingertips, all within reach of:

    • 3100 Blue Lake Dr., Suite 200
      Vestavia Hills, AL 35243

    Appointments Available

    Monday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Thursday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Friday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm