What is Invisalign
What is Invisalign?
Aesthetic orthodontic treatment developed for adults and teens who can
benefit from straight teeth. A series of clear, custom made, removable Aligners created to effectively move teeth into their desired position. It combines proven orthodontic science with 3-D computer graphics to project tooth movement.
The benefits of Invisalign?
Nearly invisible – you can straighten your teeth without anyone knowing it!
Removable – you can eat and drink what you want.
Better oral hygiene. Easy to brush and floss since aligners are removable
Comfortable – no wires, metals or brackets!
What is Invisalign? How does it work?
Invisible, removable, comfortable way to straighten your teeth without braces.
Uses a series of clear, removable “Aligners” to straighten teeth without metal wires or brackets.
Patients wear them for a minimum of 2 weeks – 22 hrs a day, except when eating, brushing or flossing.
Patients visit the dentist about once every 6 weeks.
Is it really effective?
Proven effective in both clinical research and on thousands of patients in private practices worldwide.
It is effective for a wide range of people with crowding, spacing, overbites, deepbites, crossbites, open bites, lower anterior extraction cases, and surgical cases. Advanced 3-D computer imaging technology lets you see how the teeth will move before the Aligners are made or treatment begins. Over 600,000 patients in treatment - More every day!
How much does it cost?
Comparable to traditional braces. Depends on complexity of your case and length of treatment.
Invisalign is covered by Orthodontic insurance – similar to traditional orthodontics. Affordable monthly payment plans available.
How long will the treatment time take?
Slightly less than traditional braces – average treatment is about 11 months. Depends on the complexity of your case. The doctor can give specifics after the consultation.
Will it work for me?
Let’s schedule an evaluation for the doctor to determine if you’re a candidate for Invisalign treatment
Invisalign® works on a broad-range of patients (crowding, spacing, open bites, crossbites, ortho relapse, etc…) Over 1,000,000 have been treated with Invisalign® worldwide.
Note: Because children’s growth patterns/rates cannot be predicted, Invisalign cannot be used to treat cases with mixed dentition. Second molar eruption is necessary.
If you're looking for Invisalign in Irvine, call us today at (949) 222-0296 for a free consultation.