Invisalign: What happens after treatment is completed?

Invisalign is a popular option for orthodontic treatment, particularly for adults. Unlike traditional braces, which use metal brackets and rubber bands to shift the teeth into the proper position, Invisalign uses clear plastic trays, custom-made by your orthodontist or cosmetic dentist. The trays offer several advantages over traditional braces. When you have finished your treatment,…

Is it too late to have braces if I am an adult?

Many people assume that braces are something only adolescents can benefit from, and that if you haven’t had your teeth straightened by the time you reach adulthood, it’s too late. This is untrue. Many adults can benefit from orthodontic treatment such as traditional braces or Invisalign. Why Would an Adult Need Braces? Braces can be…

Will Invisalign help with my overbite?

Invisalign is a popular orthodontic treatment provided by an orthodontist or a cosmetic dentist. It can help correct numerous problems with the alignment of your teeth, including underbite and overbite. Properly aligned teeth can help you maintain your overall dental health and ensure you keep your perfect smile well into the future. What is Invisalign?…

Invisalign: Clear, Removable, Comfortable

If you have misaligned teeth, you may be unhappy with the way your smile looks. You might also be hesitant to have traditional orthodontic work done because you don’t want to wear traditional braces over a long period of time. If you are concerned about how your smile will look during you treatment, Invisalign might…

Metal vs. invisible braces

Many adults could benefit from orthodontic treatment, but they decide to avoid it because they don’t like the looks of traditional metal braces. However, the advantages of having treatment are such that, if your dentist recommends braces, you should ask about the possibility of Invisalign. Invisalign versus Traditional Metal Braces Most of us are familiar…

A smile makeover: What are my options?

A smile makeover is a series of cosmetic dentistry treatments chosen to correct any issues you have with the appearance of your smile. Almost any cosmetic procedure can be incorporated into a smile makeover, depending upon your goals and the recommendations of your cosmetic dentist. Procedures Often Included in a Smile Makeover Though every smile…