What is Invisalign treatment?
Invisalign treatment is invisible, removable aligners customized specifically for your teeth to straighten them very simple and fast. This is the least obstructive method of perfecting your smile and oral health. Innovative orthodontic technology helps you to get a beautiful smile without train-track of braces.
Who is Invisalign treatment for?
Invisalign treatment straightens teeth by correcting crowding, spacing, overbite, underbite, deep bite. This is a great solution for both adults and teens. Invisalign treatment fixes all common teeth-straightening issues, from simple to complex – all without interrupting your busy life.
What are the benefits of Invisalign?
Many people want to straighten their teeth without braces, and Invisalign is a great way to get a perfect smile without anyone knowing. Invisalign aligners are less noticeable, easy to take care of, comfortable, safe and more convenient. The treatment is no pain. Invisalign aligners are removable and give your absolute flexibility to eat or drink anything that you want during the treatment. You can shape your smile without sacrificing your favorite lunchtime snacks.
What is the Invisalign treatment process?
Everything starts with a consultation and a smile scan. Your doctor will provide a 3D image of your teeth and the new smile that you will have after treatment.
You will get a set of clear unique aligners and they will move your teeth little by little to the final desired position. Each aligner uses about two weeks (or how your dentist will tell) and replaces by the next in the series.
How long does the Invisalign treatment take?
We can straighten smile in 8-10 months on average. The actual time varies from person to person. Many people start seeing a serious difference already in 2-3 months of starting to use Invisalign aligners.
How often will I change aligners?
You will replace each aligner every week or two. It depends on your overall individual treatment plan. Your teeth will move in correct position day by day to create miracle smile and improve your oral health.
What are aligners made of?
Invisalign aligners made of strong medical grade thermoplastic substance.
How many hours per day should I wear my aligners?
For the best results, wear your aligners 20 to 22 hours a day.
What is the best way to clean my aligners?
Remove your aligners before eating and drinking and try to brush your teeth after each meal. Don’t have access to a brush? Rinse mouth with water. Be sure to rinse your aligners out with water whenever you take them out. Clean your aligners regularly using cleaning crystals and a soft bristle toothbrush. The best way to clean your trays is to use the Invisalign Cleaning System. You can also use a toothbrush, toothpaste, and lukewarm water.
How do I get started with Invisalign treatment?
Make an appointment at our Advanced Dental Center. A doctor will answer all your questions and let you know what to expect.
How effective is Invisalign treatment?
From simple to complex, Invisalign treatment is proven to be effective for a wide range of teeth-straightening cases. With all of the options on the market, Invisalign clear aligners take the lead.
Can I drink through a straw with Invisalign?
If you cannot take your aligners out for drinking, it is better to drink by straw and rinse your mouth and your aligners right after. You don't need to rinse your mouth after drinking water. Always keep your aligners in their case whenever they are not in your mouth.
What happens after you’re finished Invisalign treatment?
Your doctor will fit you for a set of clear retainers. Most orthodontists recommend using a retainer after treatment to prevent teeth from gradually shifting back toward their initial position and keep your smile intact long after your Invisalign treatment is complete. But every case is different, so ask your doctor.