A beautiful smile is often associated with confidence and can have a profound impact on your overall appearance. However, if you struggle with misaligned teeth, this can seriously affect your self-esteem and willingness to show off your smile. Thankfully, advancements in orthodontic treatment have provided a solution for you: Invisalign®. Invisalign is a revolutionary teeth-straightening system that offers a discreet and convenient alternative to wearing traditional braces.
The Invisible Difference
Invisalign utilizes a series of clear, removable flexible thermoplastic aligners to gradually shift your teeth into their desired positions. These aligners are custom-made to fit your teeth precisely, ensuring a comfortable and effective treatment experience. The aligners are veritably invisible, so they are a great choice for you if you are self conscious about your appearance during your orthodontic treatment process.
How Invisalign Works
One of the significant advantages of Invisalign is how it effectively addresses various dental concerns. Whether you have crowded teeth, gaps between your teeth, an overbite or an underbite, Invisalign can help correct these issues. The treatment plan is designed based on your specific needs, and each set of aligners is worn for about two weeks before progressing to the next set. This gradual movement of the teeth ensures that you get a controlled and efficient transformation.
1-Eat and clean teeth normally: Since Invisalign aligners are removable you can continue eating all your favorite foods. This also simplifies oral hygiene as you can brush and floss your teeth normally, diminishing the risk of dental problems during the treatment period. You won’t be worrying about food particles getting stuck in braces wires or brackets making them harder to clean and potentially leading to gum disease or tooth decay.
2-Fewer visits: Another significant advantage for Invisalign is the convenience it offers you. Traditional braces often require frequent visits to the orthodontist for adjustments. With Invisalign, you will have fewer appointments as you will be provided with several sets of aligners in advance.
3-More comfortable: Furthermore, the comfort factor of Invisalign cannot be overlooked. The clear aligners are made of smooth thermoplastic material, eliminating the discomfort and irritation caused by metal wires and brackets. This is especially beneficial for people involved in contact sports or playing musical instruments where the risk of injury or interference is a concern.
4-Better oral health: Invisalign not only improves your smile but also enhances your overall oral health. Straightening your teeth can help improve your bite and alleviate issues such as jaw pain and headaches caused by misaligned teeth. Additionally, properly aligned teeth are easier to clean and maintain, reducing the chances of developing oral health issues like cavities and gum disease.
5-Boost self-confidence: Perhaps the most significant impact of Invisalign is the boost it gives to your self-confidence. When you have a smile that you are proud of, it positively influences how you interact with others and how you perceive yourself. Improved confidence can open doors to new opportunities, both personally and professionally.
Take the first step towards transforming your smile and unlocking your true potential with Invisalign. Our skilled orthodontists, Dr. DeArment, Dr. Lill and Dr. Song have been designated as Diamond Plus Invisalign® providers which recognizes the top Invisalign® providers in all of North America. We invite you to call us today to schedule an appointment with our orthodontists to see if Invisalign is right for you!