What is a Clear Aligner?
Clear aligners, also known as invisible aligners, are a modern solution for those looking to straighten their teeth without the visibility of traditional braces. Unlike braces, which are made of metal wires and brackets, clear aligners are made of transparent thermoplastic material, making them virtually invisible.
Each aligner is custom-made to fit the unique shape of a patient's mouth, ensuring optimal results. The clear aligners work to gently realign crooked or misaligned teeth, providing a similar function to braces.
One of the biggest advantages of clear aligners is their convenience. Patients can remove the aligners when necessary, making it easier to maintain proper oral hygiene and eat their favorite foods.
Advantages of Clear Aligners
- Invisible: Unlike traditional braces, clear aligners are virtually invisible, making them a great choice for patients who want to maintain their cosmetic appearance during treatment.
- Removable: Clear aligners can be easily removed for cleaning and maintenance, which can help to improve oral hygiene.
- Comfortable: With no metal wires or brackets, clear aligners are typically more comfortable to wear than traditional braces.
- Fewer Office Visits: Clear aligner treatment typically requires fewer office visits, as adjustments are made using new sets of aligners.
- Efficient and Fast: Many patients experience faster treatment times with clear aligners, with some seeing results in as little as 6 months.
- Personalized Treatment: Clear aligners are custom-made to fit the unique dental anatomy of each patient, allowing for a more personalized treatment experience.
Our treatment Process
- Steps to a Perfect Smile Our journey toward your perfect smile starts with a consultation with our orthodontist. During this visit, they will assess your teeth and understand your goals for your smile.
- Next, we will make a model of your current teeth positioning, allowing you to see your teeth in their present state and the desired final result.
- Using the information gathered from the model, we will create custom-made aligners using cutting-edge 3D printing technology.
- As you progress through the treatment, you will wear your clear aligners and visit our orthodontist every six weeks for follow-up appointments.
- Upon completion of the treatment, we will provide you with retainers to ensure that your teeth remain in their new, desired position, allowing you to enjoy a beautiful, confident smile for years to come.