Clear aligners, also called invisible aligners or invisible braces, are a type of orthodontic treatment that corrects misaligned or crooked teeth. They are a virtually invisible and removable alternative to metal braces designed around convenience and flexibility. They show off your smile, so most people won’t even notice you’re wearing them.
Any person having distorted dental arrangement and wish to straighten their tooth alignment to their desired position are eligible for this treatment, but clear aligners do not provide effective results for a person’s with too distorted teeth, In such cases other methods like traditional braces to accomplish their desired results of tooth alignment.
Clear aligners are used in the treatment of following dental deformities
Clear aligners help people with distorted tooth arrangements to achieve straight and uniform teeth. These aligners function by slowly shifting a person’s teeth at small intervals. Each new tray is designed to be very slightly closer to the ideal position of the person’s teeth. Clear aligners are more effective for adults and teens than children.
Treatment time with invisible teeth aligners is based on how much the teeth need to be moved or rotated. The more your bite is off or the more crooked your teeth, the longer it will take. Treatment usually takes between 10 and 24 months. Read our Patient instructions page for more details about usage, care, and maintenance of clear aligners.
The brand of aligners chosen, the length of treatment required, and how many aligners are needed determines the cost of treatment. Aligners are costlier than traditional braces, however, considering its effectiveness in getting a perfect smile, the treatment is worth all its costs.