Are you suffering from the problem of malocclusion because of crowded and extra or missing teeth, misaligned jaws, and wrongly positioned teeth? You may have information that orthodontic treatments can straighten your teeth or realign your jaw over time. However, the thought of undergoing orthodontic treatment with a mouthful of metal could deter you from visiting the specialist. Your predicament is unique because you are holding yourself back despite wanting to correct your dental imperfections because you dislike the methods used for teeth straightening.
If you have a unique predicament, Danforth Village dental Center has a specialized method of straightening your teeth without subjecting you to any embarrassment. Instead, you can have a comfortable and convenient way of correcting your dental flaws with Invisalign, the revolutionary technique of straightening teeth.
Firstly you must visit the dentist in East York, Toronto, ON, for a consultation. Don’t be surprised with the information that you must visit a dentist and not an orthodontist to receive orthodontic treatments. As mentioned earlier, the East York dentist has a specialized technique for straightening your teeth without traditional metal braces. During your consultation, the dentist assesses your dental flaws to ascertain your suitability for therapy with Invisalign.
If you are not aware of what Invisalign is, let us inform you it is a revolutionary technique of straightening teeth with virtually invisible Invisalign braces. The term braces shouldn’t make you fearful you must endure embarrassment or when having them in your mouth.
The clear braces are virtually invisible, indicating no one except you will realize your undergoing therapy to correct your dental flaws. Therefore, you can continue leading an active life meeting and socializing with people confident the clear braces are not visible to anyone.
Invisalign clear aligners are created from dental-grade clear plastic to fit snugly over your teeth as you progress with your treatment. You may wonder how clear plastic can move your teeth into their correct positions without pressure applied by metal. However, you receive sufficient information on how the clear aligners have successfully aided approximately 10 million people worldwide to benefit from straighter teeth from the East York dentist.
Remember we mentioned your specific situation is assessed by the dentist during your initial consultation to determine your suitability for the treatment. It is because Invisalign isn’t suitable for some people. The state of your oral health and the reasons for your crooked teeth are factors that prevent you from receiving Invisalign treatment.
Orthodontic treatment from Invisalign East York can treat many orthodontic problems. Generally, Invisalign helps with dental issues like crooked teeth, crowding, gaps between your teeth, overbites, underbites, crossbites, and open bites. However, the treatment may not be appropriate for you if you have a complicated problem of the situations mentioned.
Invisalign is an excellent alternative for traditional metal and wire braces considered the gold standard for teeth straightening. Besides remaining virtually invisible in your mouth, Invisalign is also a removable solution that allows you to remove the aligners from your mouth when eating and drinking and to maintain excellent oral hygiene. In addition, it means you are not restricted from having the foods you love a familiar problem with traditional braces. It also keeps you away from issues like tooth decay and gum disease, another problem associated with conventional braces.
Before starting the treatment, the dentist captures digital impressions of your teeth with a 3D intra-oral scanner allowing you to visualize how your smile looks after the treatment. The images of your teeth are sent to Align Technologies, the creators of Invisalign aligners.
You receive your first batch of clear aligners directly from the manufacturers, which you must wear over your teeth for about 20 to 22 hours every day. Your treatment continues for around 18 to 24 months, during which time you receive a fresh batch of aligners every three weeks to replace your existing set. Moving your teeth incrementally is the aim of Invisalign aligners, and as you progress through your treatment, every new batch will take you closer to your smile goal.
Invisalign therapy doesn’t require monthly adjustments of wires from an orthodontist because none exists. On the contrary, you visit the dentist in East York , Toronto, ON once every six to eight weeks to assess your progress and to collect your fresh batch of aligners.
Suppose you are suitable for Invisalign treatment and decide it is convenient for your needs. In that case, all you have to do is follow your dentist’s instructions to have better-looking teeth and a beautiful smile in a shorter period than is necessary with traditional orthodontic treatments.