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Invisalign Dentist
In Kissimmee, FL

The solution to unwanted metal braces

Having crooked or crowded teeth, or gaps in between your teeth are common orthodontic problems that millions of people across the globe face. These problems can make you conscious about your smile, your laugh and even just talking to others, affecting you emotionally. This can even lead to low confidence and low self-esteem. Not only this, if the problem is severe, it can even lead to even bigger health complications. There are simple solutions on the market. Visit us and find out more about Invisalign in Kissimmee.

Initially, the solution to such problems was to wear metal braces. Over time, these braces correct the structure of your jaw and teeth, giving you a more beautiful smile. However, they are also unappealing as they drastically change your appearance for the worse. Not only this, traditional metal braces can also be very painful.

At Affinity Dental Group, we provide great alternatives to traditional metal braces, clear aligners. With clear aligners, you get all the amazing benefits of metal braces without any of the unwanted aspects, such as a negative effects on your appearance, or the uncomfortable and often painful feeling that comes with traditional metal braces.

Clear aligners are a great way to straighten out your teeth and achieve a beautiful smile without having to use wires. Affinity Dental Group offers Invisalign. Contact us to start your journey toward a perfect smile with straight teeth, without having to endure ugly metal braces!

What Is Invisalign?

With the use of Invisalign, teeth can be straightened without the usage of metal braces. A series of clear trays are specifically created to cover your teeth and gradually move them into the right position. The clear aligners used by Invisalign are made specifically for you using molds of your teeth. These aligners gently move your teeth into position by applying light pressure and are made from comfortable BPA-free plastic. Every few weeks during their service, patients receive new aligners that they switch out from the older ones.

They are less apparent than conventional metal braces since they are clear and removable which makes them extremely popular to men and women looking for a discreet look. The treatment itself normally takes from six to twelve months based on the severity of the patient’s teeth.

How Does Invisalign Work?

First off, one needs to ensure that Invisalign is the right solution for them. After our team at Affinity Dental has determined that it is the right treatment for you, the next step involves making a mold of your teeth and creating a custom aligner, engineered specifically for you, ensuring an exact fit, that looks and feels better than traditional braces.

After every two weeks, for a period of about six to eighteen months, you will have to come into our facility to change your Invisalign aligners. This is due to the fact that after two weeks of wearing your aligners, the structure of your teeth will have changed, and your clear aligners need to be adjusted in order to fit the new structure of your teeth. This will be done for about six to eighteen months, or maybe longer, depending on the severity of your case and your doctors determination.

Invisalign is computer-generated from a mold of your teeth, as mentioned earlier. This ensures that each clear aligner is made specifically for you, your needs and your goals. In other words, your Invisalign aligner is custom-made for you so you can feel confident that it will fit you perfectly and comfortably.

Invisalign Vs. Traditional Braces

Not surprisingly, Invisalign has plenty of advantages over traditional metal braces. We explore these advantages below:

  • Invisalign is more convenient and comfortable

Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign is so comfortable and convenient that it’s almost like it’s not there! While it may take you some time to adapt to the new feeling of having these clear aligners in your mouth, they are definitely much more comfortable than metal wires. On top of this, they can be easily removed on your own when you have to eat, drink, brush or floss and you can just as easily put them back on. So, you don’t have to worry about food pieces getting stuck in them.

  • Invisalign does not negatively affect your appearance

As mentioned before, Invisalign is made from clear and smooth plastic, meaning that it is almost completely invisible. Most people won’t even notice that you are wearing aligners. This gives you the confidence to smile, laugh and talk without any hesitation, under any circumstance, as you will know that there are no unsightly metal wires on your teeth.

  • Invisalign is made specially for you

Invisalign is made uniquely for you so you can be confident that it will fit perfectly and comfortably. Every two weeks, you will have to come in to our facility to have your customized aligners changed, as you progress through your course of treatment.

Am I a Good Candidate for Invisalign?

If you have crooked or misaligned teeth, or crowding, or gaps in between your teeth, then you may be a suitable candidate for clear aligners. Finding this out and getting any questions answered is as easy as scheduling a consultation at Affinity Dental Group. We will be more than happy to assist you in getting the smile you’ve always dreamed of with the best Invisalign Kissimmee has available. Contact us today for more information!