In the past, braces were straightforward. There was basically one style, and they were nearly always worn by
How times have changed! Today,
area residents have an alternative to traditional band, bracket, and wire
. Invisalign is
appropriate for teens and adults
, and it doesn’t look like braces.
Invisalign is an extremely popular choice, and it is easy to understand why. This unique concept is different
braces in almost every way – except for results. Invisalign technology has advanced greatly since it was first
Currently, virtually anyone who is a candidate for braces may also consider Invisalign, and treatment time is
Beyond results and timeframe, you won’t find many similarities between Invisalign and traditional orthodontics.
is an entirely different approach, beginning with treatment planning. Specialized software creates simulated
movement, so we can
preview results before treatment begins.
Once the treatment plan has been optimized, a series of thin, transparent aligners is created in the Invisalign
laboratory. You are given a series of aligners and complete instructions, which are quite simple. Each aligner
designed to fit snugly, applying gentle pressure to facilitate gradual tooth movement. Wear aligners for a
of weeks, then move to the next in the series. Repeat until treatment is completed, with brief checkup
about every six weeks.
During treatment, you can
eat what you please because aligners are removable. Simply take them out to eat and brush your
clean and replace aligners. Smile without embarrassment, too – the
transparent aligners are barely noticeable.
Options for improving your smile
How do you know if Invisalign is right for you? Visit our office in
consultation with Dr. George Moutevelis.
No matter what your dental concerns, we have a beautiful and healthy solution, tailored to meet your needs.
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