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Improve your Smile with Invisalign

Invisalign is an effective alternative to braces, allowing patients to improve their smile without uncomfortable metal in their mouth! Using a series of clear aligners, you can achieve straighter teeth. Here’s what to expect when you choose to improve your smile with Invisalign. Initial Consultation The initial consultation is the first step to improving your […]

Benefits of Invisalign

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your crooked or misaligned teeth? Or perhaps your teen has crooked teeth, but does not want to receive bulky braces. If these situations sound familiar, you may be able to benefit from Invisalign. Invisalign straighteners are nearly invisible and work to straighten the teeth without braces. Patients will […]

4 Important Things to Know Before Trying Invisalign

Invisalign is the virtually invisible way to straighten your teeth without braces, using a series of clear, removable aligners to straighten your teeth without metal wires or brackets. Forget everything you’ve heard about teeth straightening. Because now there’s breakthrough technology that lets you get the smile you always wanted. You wear each set of clear aligners […]

What happens after Invisalign treatment is complete?

This varies person to person and depends on the outcome of the treatment. Some patients might need fixed lingual retainer(s). Other patients might need a clear plastic retainer similar to the ones Invisalign makes, such as Vivera Retainers. If I’ve previously had braces am I still a candidate for Invisalign? A number of Invisalign patients […]

How is Invisalign different from braces?

Invisalign aligners are practically clear. No one may even notice that you are wearing these virtually invisible “braces”, making Invisalign a seamless fit with your lifestyle and day-to-day interactions with others. Invisalign is removable. Unlike braces, you have the flexibility to eat and drink what you want during treatment by simply removing the aligners. You […]