What You Need to Know When Choosing Invisalign

With advancements in dental technology, you now have the choice to straighten your teeth using Invisalign instead of traditional metal braces.

With advancements in dental technology, you now have the choice to straighten your teeth using Invisalign® in Calgary instead of traditional metal braces. This is a great option for treating a variety of different dental issues. Clear aligners can be used for adults, teens, and baby teeth. Whether you have issues with crowding, a crossbite, or perhaps gaps between your teeth, Invisalign® may be able to help. There is a lot to learn about this type of orthodontic treatment and you can start here.

A woman holding an Invisalign tray a few inches in front of her mouth, as she prepares to insert it

What is Invisalign®?

Invisalign® is a series of clear aligners in tray form that are placed over your teeth to help improve your smile. Typically, you will wear one set for two weeks until dental changes start appearing then a new set is provided. When the process is complete, you will have straighter teeth that can give you a confidence boost. Show your smile to the world!

Why You Should Consider Getting Invisalign®

There are many benefits to choosing clear aligners over metal braces. Transforming your smile can be comfortable while providing you with the outcome you are looking for. Here are some reasons to consider getting started.

Dental Issues that Invisalign® Can Fix

Though, again, it will depend on your situation whether Invisalign® is an option for you, here are seven issues that can be corrected with this type of treatment:

  1. Crowded teeth
  2. Gap teeth
  3. Overbite
  4. Underbite
  5. Open bite
  6. Crossbite
  7. Generally misaligned teeth
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Can Invisalign® Work for Your Situation?

If you are trying to figure out if Invisalign® can work for you before asking a dentist, consider the following:

How Orthodontics Helps You

An Orthodontic treatment fixes bite and alignment problems while reducing the risks of gum disease and cavities. Invisalign® is a multi-beneficial process that is practically a no-brainer when it comes to answering if you should fix your dental concerns. Your dentist or orthodontist will agree that straighter teeth are healthier teeth because they are easier to maintain and can prevent issues with breathing and functionality. A complete examination of your mouth will determine if anything needs urgent care.

Visiting a Dentist

The more often you go to a dentist, the better your oral health will be. At Glenbrook Dental, we provide Invisalign® in Calgary that are custom fit using a 3D scanning of your mouth. This is to ensure the perfect fit for your oral structure. Do you have more questions about Invisalign®? Ask us and we are happy to answer them!

Request an appointment

Please contact us if you have any questions. We’re happy to help whether or not you’re an existing patient.