Many adults believe that orthodontic treatment is for teenagers. Most do not want to wear traditional braces and they live with misaligned teeth. Modern technology has revolutionized orthodontic treatment, giving adults discreet options, With Invisalign, patients can have a beautiful, straight smile without brackets and wires.
The Invisalign system uses a series of custom aligner trays that are worn for two weeks at a time to gradually reposition teeth. After two weeks, the trays are swapped for the next in the sequence. Invisalign can correct problems with teeth in the back and front of the mouth.
So, why choose Invisalign? Because it is…
Perhaps you frequently speak in public, or maybe you simply don’t like the look of metal braces. Regardless of the reason, Invisalign braces are virtually invisible to those around you. They can straighten your teeth without compromising your appearance.
Traditional braces can cause sores on the inside of the mouth. Wire tightening can also be painful for patients. Invisalign trays are made from smooth plastic, they are easy and convenient to wear.
Unlike traditional braces, where food can easily be trapped, Invisalign trays are removable. You can remove them for eating and to brush and floss your teeth which can help prevent tooth decay.
Because the aligner trays are removable, you no longer have to avoid your favorite foods like popcorn, hard candies, and nuts. Simply remove the trays, eat your favorite treats and be sure to brush thoroughly before placing the trays back on.
If you have considered straightening treatment, but didn’t like the idea of traditional braces, Invisalign may be your answer. At the Office of Dr. John L. Aurelia, DDS, we are committed to helping patients achieve the beautiful, straight smile they desire. Call (248) 243-6044 today.