Invisalign is a type of orthodontic treatment that uses clear, removable aligners to straighten teeth. Unlike traditional metal braces, Invisalign aligners are virtually invisible, making them a popular choice for people who want to straighten their teeth without drawing attention to their orthodontic treatment.
One of the biggest advantages of Invisalign is the fact that the aligners are removable. This means that you can take them out to eat and drink, which is a huge advantage over traditional braces. With traditional braces, you have to avoid certain foods that can get stuck in the braces and be difficult to clean, but with Invisalign, you can eat whatever you want without worrying about damaging your aligners or your teeth.
Invisalign aligners are also more comfortable to wear than traditional braces. The aligners are made of a smooth, flexible plastic material that is custom-fitted to your teeth. This means that they will not rub against your gums or the inside of your mouth like traditional braces can, which can cause irritation and discomfort.
Another advantage of Invisalign is that the treatment process is typically shorter than with traditional braces. Invisalign aligners are designed to be worn for about 20-22 hours per day, and you will need to visit your dentist or orthodontist every 6-8 weeks to check on your progress and receive your next set of aligners. The entire treatment process can take anywhere from 9-18 months, depending on the severity of your teeth alignment issues.
Invisalign is also a great option for adults who want to straighten their teeth but are self-conscious about wearing traditional metal braces. Because the aligners are virtually invisible, people won’t be able to tell that you are wearing them unless you tell them. This can be a big advantage for adults who want to straighten their teeth without drawing attention to their orthodontic treatment.
Invisalign is a popular choice for people who want to straighten their teeth without the inconvenience and discomfort of traditional metal braces. The aligners are comfortable to wear, easy to clean, and virtually invisible, making them a great option for adults who want to straighten their teeth discreetly. If you’re considering orthodontic treatment, be sure to talk to Dr Taller about whether Invisalign is right for you..