Invisalign Provider in Madison, AlabamaIf you’re looking for a straight smile without the metal-mouth, clear aligners may be the solution. Invisalign® is a set of transparent (see-through) aligners that fit over your teeth. Unlike traditional metal braces, Invisalign® aligners are removable & replaced every two weeks for the entire course of your treatment.
Invisalign can be used for adults and teens who want to straighten their teeth without metal braces. This innovative system uses clear, removable aligners to gently reposition the teeth without causing damage to tooth enamel, gum tissue or TMJ. Invisalign is used to treat a variety of orthodontic concerns including: overbite, underbite, crossbite, crooked teeth.
Invisalign Frequently Asked Questions
What is Invisalign®?
Nearly invisible aligners are worn to straighten your teeth. Series of custom ‘made for you’ clear aligners are changed every two weeks and are fully removable and comfortable to wear. Each aligner is worn for about two weeks before being changed for the next in the series, slowly moving teeth to their projected final position.
Using advanced 3D computer-imaging technology Dr Panesar would plan your treatment. This computerised technology will allow you to view how your teeth will move and see how your teeth will look once treatment is completed. Showing you what your perfect smile would look like!
How often should I wear my Aligners?
Invisalign® only works while you wear the aligners. We recommend they are worn full time day and night unless you’re eating, drinking, brushing or flossing your teeth.
How often do I see my dentist when wearing Invisalign®?
We normally review you at Knox Bridge Dental Care at approximately four to six week intervals. The appointment schedule will vary at different time points and we will provide you with further details once treatment has started.
How many patients take up Invisalign®?
More than 4 million people worldwide have chosen Invisalign® to straighten their teeth.
Will aligners affect my speech?
Majority of patients say that their speech was not affected. However, as with traditional orthodontic appliances, there is an initial adjustment period associated with having something new in the mouth.
What is the minimum age to have Invisalign®?
Invisalign® can be used to treat of adults and adolescents who want straight teeth. We recommend that you book an appointment with us to see if Invisalign® is suitable to give you straight teeth.
Is Invisalign® Treatment painful?
Some patients experience minor discomfort for a few days, when each new aligner is worn. This discomfort is a sign that the aligners are working and moving your teeth gently to achieve straight teeth. This discomfort typically goes away in a couple of days.
What is the cost of treatment?
The cost of Invisalign treatment is comparable to the cost of traditional braces. The average price range of Invisalign treatment ranges between $3,000 to $5,000, according to the Consumer Guide for Dentistry. As each case is different, your orthodontists will be able to give you an accurate cost.
What are the benefits of Invisalign®?
- Virtually invisible
- No eating restrictions
- Removable for important events
- Easy to clean for improved hygiene
- Ease of care
- Fewer appointments than with traditional braces
- Six free replacement aligners
- Initial setup is no different than braces
- Continual evaluation of treatment progress
- Minimal chance for emergency visits
- Advanced digital scanning eliminates the need for messy impressions
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