All about Invisalign Braces

What is an invisalign brace?

invisalignInvisalign is an ideal alternative for anyone who dreads the thought of having to wear dental braces for any reason. Such braces can have a negative and uncomfortable effect on your smile and may even become a hindrance to one’s daily activities. Conventional metal braces may be considered a norm for children but such conventional orthodontic treatment may prove bother most teens and adults leaving them self-conscious and uncomfortable. The same is especially true for people whose profession involves regular interaction with people. Conventional metal braces can make your mouth sore which may interfere with daily activities.

Invisible braces is the answer

Invisalign essentially consist of invisible braces made out of clear plastic which means that no metal parts are involved. Thanks to such a modern dental treatment, anyone can have braces and still retain their confident smile throughout the entire process making it an ideal alternative to teeth braces (conventional ones).

Now the great thing about these transparent teeth braces is that you can discretely and easily remove it whenever you please – brushing your teeth, eating, sleeping, etc. Hence opting for such braces is not only discreet but is also a lot more comfortable than conventional metal braces and none would be the wiser!

Patients interested in invisalign dental braces are provided a set of transparent aligners during the orthodontic treatment. The aligners are all tailored to suit every tooth and are replaced about every 2 weeks to match the tiniest shift in alignment. The change in dental alignment is progressive thereby minimising pain and discomfort associated with traditional metal braces. The whole duration of the treatment generally takes around 6 to 15 months to complete depending on how severe the problem is.

Invisalign can prove to be an effective treatment for a number of orthodontic problems – unsightly gaps in teeth, overcrowding, overbites, underbites and crossbites. As the treatment progresses, patients often find that it also helps to alleviate several dental problems like tooth erosion and gum disease.

If you require dental braces but are not too keen about dealing its unsightly appearance and discomfort then these so called invisible braces are certainly something that you might want to look into. Considering its advantages, it’s certainly a better alternative to traditional braces. Get in touch with Supersmile today on 1300 767 553 to arrange a consultation and benefit from some of the best invisalign treatments in the country!