October 24, 2017 1:19 pm
All you need to know about Invisalign Orthodontic Appliances
What is an Invisalign Orthodontic Appliances?
Invisalign is orthodontics with a difference. Align technology developed Invisalign in 1997.
How are Invisalign Orthodontic Appliances different to traditional Train-Track braces?
Invisalign is a clear brace with no metal. It is almost entirely invisible and even you will be unable to tell you are wearing them.
How do they work?
Invisalign appliances are made from a strengthened plastic material. Gentle forces applied to the teeth will help straighten your teeth over time.
How long does the treatment last?
Invisalign treatments ranges from 9 – 18 months on average. The treatment is dependent on many factors and the main one being the complexity of the treatment.
What do they look like?
How much do they cost?
Treatment with Invisalign starts from £1800.
0% no deposit finance options are available with low monthly payments.
How do I keep my teeth straight long term?
Retainers are fitted after the teeth straightening process. The dentist will place a fixed retainer behind the teeth and out of sight. Moulds are taken to make a customised retainer which will be worn to maintain your new straight smile.
Can I whiten my teeth with Invisalign?
You can for sure whiten the teeth while in treatment with Invisalign. The gel will not however, reach beneath the attachments which help hold the aligners in position and move the teeth.
What are attachments?
Attachments facilitate tooth movements and hold the aligners in place.
What is the biggest benefit of Invisalign compared to other braces?
Invisalign is removable. This means you will never be restricted on what you can and cannot eat unlike other brace types!
Why should I choose Invisalign?
- Almost entirely invisible
- Bespoke and customised only for you.
- You can see your beautiful new straight smile unveil
- You can see your end tooth position before you start with your first Aligner!