Get Invisalign Treatment from Your Dentist Office

Crooked teeth can present a whole host of problems for a person, but Invisalign can help. Aside from the teeth looking unpleasant, a person may also experience difficulties with eating and everyday dental hygiene. However, there is hope for those people.

As dentistry has progressed significantly, Invisalign has become one of the best treatment methods for straightening the teeth out. In this article, we will discuss how getting Invisalign treatment from a dentist’s office works and what one can expect during the course. 

About Invisalign

What is Invisalign?

Invisalign is a clear aligner that is specifically made for each person. While Invisalign does offer the same end result that traditional braces do, it is executed in a different way. Invisalign is similar in shape to that of an orthodontic retainer, as it is one piece. Invisalign can be used for both the top and bottom set of teeth.

How Invisalign works

Because Invisalign is one big piece as opposed to multiple small pieces (like that of braces) the aligner itself will work the teeth altogether instead of individually as traditional braces would through the use of brackets and wires.

With that being said, the course of treatment will depend heavily on how disciplined a person is with their Invisalign. In order for the best results to be produced, the aligners should be worn at all times aside from eating and brushing.

Visiting the dentist’s office for Invisalign

When visiting the dentist for Invisalign treatment, the dentist will likely assess a person’s teeth to ensure that they are able to receive Invisalign. If and when a person’s teeth are compatible for Invisalign, the dentist will take impressions in order for the aligners to be custom-made.

The aligners will be made in a dental lab and then they are ready for a person to begin the treatment process. The dentist will ensure that Invisalign fits securely and comfortably so that a person can get the best results possible.

A person will likely visit their dentist’s office every two weeks or so in order to have the aligners adjusted according to how the teeth are sitting. Treatment can vary anywhere from a few months to over a year. Again this depends on how disciplined the person is with wearing their aligners. Because they are removable, a lot of people are tempted to take them out and not put them back in for hours on end. This can cause a longer treatment plan as well as slower results.

The bottom line

Invisalign is able to correct crooked teeth and provide someone with a more even smile. It’s always important to consult with a dentist in order to get the best results possible from Invisalign.

If you have questions or concerns about Invisalign then reach out to our office today so that we can help you. Our trained professionals can walk you through the treatment plan, give us a call or stop in today!

Request an appointment here: https://www.titandentalcare.com or call Titan Dental Care at (703) 745-3227 for an appointment in our Sterling office.

Check out what others are saying about our Invisalign® services on Yelp: Invisalign.

<

Recent Posts

Mercury Free Dentistry FAQ's

Many patients have never heard of mercury free dentistry, and upon hearing the term wish to know more. While advanced questions should be answered by doctors or other resources, there are some basic, common questions that are easily answered.A mercury free dentist demands to see and understand, scientifically, how any material or procedure used or…

Dental Implants: The King Of Tooth Loss Solutions

For someone who has lost a tooth or multiple teeth, it can be confusing trying to figure out whether dental implants are the best replacement solution. Because of their durability and how they look and feel like natural teeth, dental implants continue to be a great solution.Because of how dental implants work, many people forget…

Adult Teeth Straightening Options From Your Dentist

Wondering which teeth straightening option you should choose so you can have the straight teeth you want? Great! There are many adults who did not to have their teeth straightened when they were a teenager, which is when most people straighten their teeth. More often than not, it is teenagers who wear the traditional metal…

When Is Dental Bone Grafting Recommended?

Dental bone grafting is a treatment used to shape, restore, repair or strengthen the bones that support our teeth. It is used to add bone mass to a jawbone that is malformed, worn out, weakened or injured.Just by listing some uses of dental bone grafting, we can already visualize situations where a dentist, periodontist or…

Recent Posts

Mercury Free Dentistry FAQ&#    ;s

Mercury Free Dentistry FAQ's

Many patients have never heard of mercury free dentistry, and upon hearing the term wish to know more. While advanced questions should be answered by doctors or other resources, there are some basic, common questions that are easily answered.A mercury free dentist demands to see and understand, scientifically, how any material or procedure used or…

Dental Implants: The King Of Tooth Loss Solutions

Dental Implants: The King Of Tooth Loss Solutions

For someone who has lost a tooth or multiple teeth, it can be confusing trying to figure out whether dental implants are the best replacement solution. Because of their durability and how they look and feel like natural teeth, dental implants continue to be a great solution.Because of how dental implants work, many people forget…