Invisalign has revolutionized the field of orthodontics, offering a convenient, discreet, and effective treatment option for individuals seeking to correct misaligned teeth. With its numerous benefits, including improved aesthetics, comfort, and oral health, it’s no wonder that Invisalign has become the preferred choice for both teens and adults in need of orthodontic treatment. If you dream of a confident, straight smile without the hassle of traditional braces, consult with an experienced orthodontist to see if Invisalign is right for you.
Invisalign is an innovative orthodontic treatment that uses clear plastic aligners to gradually shift teeth into their desired positions. Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign aligners are removable, virtually invisible, and customized to fit each patient’s unique dental structure.
The Invisalign treatment process begins with an initial consultation, during which a qualified orthodontist will assess your dental concerns and determine if Invisalign is the right solution for you. Using advancedtechnology, such as 3D computer imaging, the orthodontist will map out a personalized treatment plan.
Based on the treatment plan, a set of custom-made aligners will be created specifically for you. These aligners are made of a smooth, BPA-free plastic material that fits comfortably over your teeth. Every one to two weeks, you will switch to a new set of aligners, gradually shifting your teeth into alignment over time.
Invisalign aligners are virtually invisible, allowing patients to undergo orthodontic treatment without the noticeable, metal brackets and wires associated with traditional braces. This makes Invisalign an excellent choice for individuals who wish to maintain a professional or social appearance throughout their treatment.
Invisalign treatment typically takes around 12 to 18 months, depending on the complexity of the dental misalignments. However, some cases may see results in as little as a few months. Frequent aligner changes and fewer dental visits compared to conventional braces make the treatment process more time-efficient.
The aligners are made of smooth plastic, reducing the chances of irritation or discomfort typically experienced with metal braces. While minor pressure may be felt during the initial stages of each aligner set, most patients find the overall Invisalign treatment processto be relatively comfortable.
Unlike braces, Invisalign aligners are removable. This means you can easily take them out while eating, brushing, flossing, or for any special occasions. This convenience makes it easier to maintain oral hygiene and enjoy a wider variety of foods, without any dietary restrictions often associated with traditional braces.
Straighter teeth are easier to clean, reducing the risk of oral health problems such as cavities or gum disease. In addition, properly aligned teeth can improve bite function, reducing the risk of tooth wear and jaw pain.
Even before your aligners are created, a lot of powerful technology goes into shaping your new smile. Combine that with your doctor’s expertise, and you get a precise digital plan just for you.
There are no gross teeth molds here. Your doctor quickly captures an accurate 3D image of your teeth using our iTero Element® scanner
Your doctor works with us to fine-tune every shift in every tooth using ClinCheck® software — built on the power of data from 15 millions smiles. Think of it as the road map to your new smile.
Seeing is believing. Your doctor can show your new smile before you even get started
Your clear aligners are created using industry-leading technology based on your customized treatment plan.
There are no gross teeth molds here. Your doctor quickly captures an accurate 3D image of your teeth using our iTero Element® scanner.
Your custom aligners are created with comfort in mind. Our SmartTrack® material was engineered specifically for the Invisalign® system to ensure a great fit
Everyone’s gumline is different, which is why each of your aligners is individually trimmed. The result is an aligner that looks better and feels better.
When your smile is on the line, quality is everything. Each one of your unique clear aligners is examined to meet our high quality standards.