Invisalign clear braces for discreet teeth straightening
Do you want to straighten your teeth, but are afraid or put off by the idea of fixed braces? You are not alone. Most people associate the idea of treatment with traditional metal braces, but hopefully you are aware by now that there are many different types of braces available at the dentist to suit your individual dental requirements and your personal preferences.
Clear braces Sydney are an excellent choice that help you straighten your teeth without anyone noticing that you are undergoing orthodontic treatment. These braces are highly efficient for teeth straightening and can achieve results that are just as good as traditional braces for mild or moderate orthodontic issues.
There are different types of clear braces, however the most popular type are Invisalign aligners. These aligners have been used across the world for the last 20 years, treating more than 14 million smiles. If you are looking for a straight smile then you can trust Invisalign to be able to achieve this for you. To begin with you will need to speak to your dentist and undergo an assessment of the misalignment issues of your teeth. Invisalign can be used for many types of conditions, although more complex cases will require a combined treatment plan. Invisalign can be used by patients of all ages and it can replace traditional orthodontic treatment in teenagers. In comparison to traditional treatment, Invisalign is a more expensive option, however at most dentists there are payment plans available to suit different budgets. This is to allow everyone to enjoy a beautiful straight smile without having to worry about the cost of the treatment. Invisalign clear braces can straighten your teeth in as little as a 6 to 12 months, but if your teeth are very misaligned then this can take a little longer.
Your dentist will design a series of clear thermoplastic aligners that are almost invisible when worn in the mouth and these are designed to allow you to straighten your teeth in the comfort of your own home. The order will be placed with Invisalign and the aligners should reach you within the following two or three weeks. Each aligner works for two weeks until it cannot move your teeth any further and then you move onto the next aligner in the series. Each of the aligners move your teeth by approximately 0.25 mm. You need to make sure that you wear the aligners according to your dentist’s advice for good progress and optimal results. The movements are gentle and gradual, therefore Invisalign is thought to be less painful than other teeth straightening options. You can visit your dentist after every three or four aligners so that they can make sure that the process is coming along successfully. You can also have your teeth examined and cleaned at the same time as part of maintaining good dental hygiene practices.
Speak to your dentist today if you are interested in invisible braces. There are other options available for you, but Invisalign is the market leader of clear braces and will help you achieve a beautiful straight smile very soon.
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