Invisalign®

Beautiful, Straight Teeth – Without Braces

elite-providerConsider Invisalign to get the beautiful straight teeth you’ve always wanted – without braces. A consultation with your doctor can determine if Invisalign is right for you.

What is it?

Invisalign uses a series of invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners that no one can tell you’re wearing. So you can smile more during treatment as well as after. Invisalign is made with 3D computer imaging technology and has been proven effective.

Why would I want it?

Not only are the aligners invisible, they are removable, so you can eat and drink what you want while in treatment. Plus, brushing and flossing are no problem. They are also comfortable, with no metal to cause mouth abrasions during treatment. And no metal and wires usually means you spend less time in your doctor’s office getting adjustments. Invisalign also allows you to view your own virtual treatment plan when you start so you can see how your straight teeth will look when your treatment is complete.

How does it work?

You wear each set of aligners for one to two weeks, as advised by your doctor, removing them only to eat, drink, brush, and floss. As you replace each aligner with the next in the series, your teeth will move — little by little, week by week — until they have straightened to the final position your doctor has prescribed.

You’ll visit our practice about once every eight weeks to ensure that your treatment is progressing as planned. Total treatment time depends on individual treatment goals, but typically from 6-18 months. A refinement set of aligners is sometimes needed for fine tuning or touch ups after the initial set.