Invisalign uses the latest 3D technology to design and make a series of clear, almost invisible aligners. These aligners are shaped according to your teeth – just like braces, but without the discomfort or pain.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Invisalign uses a series of clear removable aligners to straighten your teeth without wires or brackets unlike fixed braces which uses wires and brackets.
|Nearly invisible||Yes ✓||No ×||Most fixed braces are noticeable.|
|Removable during treatment.||Yes ✓||No ×||You cannot remove fixed braces until treatment is completed.|
|Treatment doesn’t involve metal that can irritate teeth and gums.||Yes ✓||No ×||The metal wires and brackets used can cause mouth irritation.|
|Allows you to brush and floss normally during treatment.||Yes ✓||No ×||Fixed metal braces hinder the ability to reach the entire tooth/gum area when flossing.|
|Provides a clear defined and virtual treatment plan from the start to the completion of treatment.||Yes ✓||No ×||Although your dental practitioner has a clear defined treatment plan, you will not be able to see what your teeth may look like during and after treatment.|