In the past, metal braces are the only solution for misaligned teeth. Patients have no choice but bear the inconvenience of wearing the bulky device. Today, you can now straighten your teeth without brackets and wires. This is now possible because the Indiana top cosmetic dentist uses the cutting-edge technology of Invisalign to correct your bite problems. The revolutionary orthodontic appliance has of a series of clear aligners designed to move your teeth into place. It’s an effective treatment for variety of cases like gapped, overcrowded, crossbite, open bite, over bite, and underbite.
A consultation with Dr. David A. Smith will help determine if Invisalign is right for you. During your appointment, he will discuss about the details of the treatment including the requirements, dental insurance, and costs. Feel free to discuss your concerns and he’ll be more than happy to assist you.
A smile assessment will be taken to evaluate your suitability for the treatment. Once he confirms that this is a good option for you, he’ll proceed with the actual procedure by taking X-rays, photos, and impressions of your teeth. The impressions will be used to create a virtual model of your teeth. Using the 3D image of your teeth, he will then prepare a unique treatment plan. You’ll be amazed to see the exact movement of your teeth in every phase. The final design will be forwarded to the partner laboratory for fabrication.
You’ll come back to the office and wear the first set of aligners for about two weeks and shift to the next stage until the desired result is achieved.
Since Invisalign is removable, you can take it out when necessary like if you need to drink, brush, or floss. It’s made of high-grade plastic material that fits comfortably on your teeth.
For more information about Invisalign, contact your Indiana top cosmetic dentist at (317) 682-0884. Set an appointment right away!