Straightening crooked teeth can improve your confidence and your overall oral health. Fallston dentist Dr. Mellissa Elliott offers a wide range of the solutions to straighten crooked teeth, including Invisalign. Invisalign is one of the most popular solutions to straighten crooked teeth. Dr. Elliott can work with you to determine if Invisalign is right for you.
All About Invisalign
Why should you straighten crooked teeth?
Patients with crooked teeth are at a higher risk of developing gum disease, tooth decay, and complex bite issues. Straightening crooked teeth can improve your oral health and the appearance of your smile.
What is Invisalign?
Invisalign is a popular treatment used to straighten crooked and misaligned teeth. Invisalign is a series of clear, removable aligner that gently reposition the teeth into proper alignment. In most cases, patients will need to wear their aligners for up to 22 hours. The aligners are replaced every two weeks throughout the duration of treatment.
What issues can Invisalign fix?
Invisalign is commonly used to address minor to moderate orthodontic concerns. Invisalign can address many common orthodontic issues and bite problems. For instance, Invisalign may be used to fix an open bite, gapped teeth, crowded teeth, overbite, underbite, and cross-bite.
What are the benefits of Invisalign treatment?
Invisalign aligners are custom designed to fit your smile. Patients can enjoy the benefits of straightening their smile in a discreet, comfortable way. Patients can remove their aligners to eat, drink, brush, floss, and rinse. If necessary, patients can even remove their aligners for special events or occasions.
Is Invisalign right for me?
Invisalign can be a great solution for both teen and adult patients seeking a discreet option to straighten their smiles. Dr. Elliott will work with you to determine if you are an ideal candidate for Invisalign. Dr. Elliott will perform a full dental exam, discuss your dental goal, and recommend the appropriate solution for your dental needs.
To learn more about our services, visit Harford Family Dentistry in Fallston, MD. To schedule an appointment, call (410) 994-2627 or request an appointment online.