Clear aligners, such as Invisalign, are a popular orthodontic treatment that offers a discreet and effective way to straighten teeth. It utilizes a series of clear, removable aligners custom-made for each patient. These aligners gradually shift the teeth into their desired positions without the need for traditional metal braces.
The Invisalign treatment process begins with a comprehensive assessment by Dr. Purcell, a qualified Invisalign provider. Advanced 3D technology is used to create a digital model of the patient’s teeth, allowing the dentist to design a personalized treatment plan. Based on this plan, a series of clear aligners are fabricated to be worn sequentially, usually for about two weeks each.
One of the primary benefits of Invisalign is its subtle appearance, making it a popular choice among adults and teenagers who prefer a more discreet orthodontic option. The aligners are removable, allowing for easier maintenance of oral hygiene and the ability to eat and drink without restrictions.
Invisalign can address a range of orthodontic issues, including crowding, gaps, overbites, underbites, and crossbites. Regular check-ups with the Invisalign provider are necessary to monitor progress and ensure the treatment is on track.
Overall, Invisalign offers a convenient and aesthetically pleasing solution for achieving a straighter, healthier smile without the inconvenience and visibility of traditional braces.
Please call our office if you want to know more about Invisalign and if it is right for you!