At Saidi Dental Group, our dentists understand how important it is to feel good about your smile. If you’re worried about the appearance of traditional braces, Invisalign may be a solution for you. Invisalign straightens your teeth using a series of clear aligners. These aligners are virtually invisible and are highly sought after by teen and adult patients.
What Makes Invisalign Braces Different?
There are many features offered by Invisalign orthodontics that traditional braces cannot provide. While both clear and metal braces realign teeth, Invisalign trays offer patients the following benefits:
Invisible Design – Metal brackets and wires are highly visible. While this may not be an aesthetic problem for young patients, many adults and teens feel self-conscious about their appearances and want to avoid the visibility of traditional braces. Invisalign trays are made from virtually invisible plastic; your smile will appear natural while you are undergoing treatment.
Increased Comfort – The smooth plastic aligner trays are comfortable to wear and easy to live with. Invisalign doesn’t involve metal brackets and wires that can irritate your mouth.
Convenience – Because the aligners are removable, patients can continue to eat all foods and the can brush and floss normally. Patients do not have to brush and floss around bonded metal hardware. They also do not have to worry about damaging brackets and wires with hard or sticky foods.
If your dental alignment problems are mild to moderate, Invisalign braces are a cosmetic solution that can achieve results comparable to metal braces.
Invisalign Clear Aligners in Langley at Saidi Dental Group
To get started on a path to a straighter smile, Dr. Jin welcomes new and returning patients for an oral health consultation to determine if Invisalign braces will meet their needs. Patients who are good candidates for this treatment are in general good health. Those who are experiencing signs of gum disease or tooth decay will likely need these issues treated and/or closely monitored to ensure that orthodontics does not exacerbate the problem.
Your custom aligning trays are fabricated based on impressions of your teeth and are designed to fit snugly at each stage of the realignment process. You simply switch aligner trays every two weeks until your treatment is complete. The best part of the whole process is that most people won’t even know you’re straightening your teeth. Treatment time is anywhere from 9 – 15 months as each patient is different.
Schedule your Invisalign Orthodontics Consultation
Straight teeth are not just aesthetically pleasing, they also positively impact your oral health. Properly aligned teeth help reduce cavities, periodontal disease, and excessive wear. Teeth in proper alignment help minimize chewing difficulties and can contribute to overall health and quality of life.
If you would like more information about our orthodontic braces – Invisalign / clear braces, call us today at 604-539-9374 to schedule a complimentary consultation.