5 Questions to Ask Your Dentist About Invisalign®
Many people suffer from problems associated with crooked teeth, including jaw misalignment, difficulty eating and speaking, TMJ pain and low self-confidence. However, there are several effective orthodontic treatments available that can straighten teeth for a beautiful smile and better oral health. Dr. Steven Crandall, Dr. Karen Johnson and Dr. Kathy Lopez offer a variety of dental treatments and services, including Invisalign®. If you are interested in straightening your teeth, here are some important questions to ask.
How Does it Work?
Invisalign® is an alternative to traditional metal braces and wires. It uses a series of customized, clear aligning trays to gradually straighten teeth.
What Issues Can Invisalign® Correct?
This treatment option can address many common orthodontic issues, including:
- Crooked teeth
- Gaps between teeth
How Long Will Treatment Take?
The length of treatment will depend on your unique situation and dental needs, but many patients complete the process over several months. Our experienced dentists can let you know approximately how long your Invisalign® treatment will take.
What Are the Benefits?
Invisalign® offers many benefits to eligible patients, such as:
- Nearly invisible clear trays
- Minimal risk of sores and internal mouth abrasions
- Removeable aligning trays for comfortable eating and brushing
Am I Eligible?
The best way to determine if you are eligible for Invisalign® is to schedule a consultation. Most good candidates have fairly healthy teeth and gums and the discipline to wear the aligners properly every day for several months.
Call Today for a Consultation
If you have crooked teeth and want to know what treatment options are available, the best thing to do is schedule an appointment with an experienced dentist. Dr. Crandall and his caring staff can provide a comprehensive examination and recommend the best treatments to address your oral health issues. Call our office today to schedule your appointment and take the first step towards a beautiful and healthy smile.