Invisalign has been used to treat over 1.4 million patients and is the largest and longest established Company that provides Invisible clear braces.
After assessment for suitability by a dentist has been completed, photos, x rays and moulds of your teeth are sent to Invisalign in America. Within 2-3 weeks Invisalign will send you a digital model of your teeth showing
On acceptance Invisalign will begin to fabricate your clear aligners. The clear aligners will arrive around 3 weeks later and the treatment can begin.
They are very discrete but are visible to the discerning eye. Look at the 6 month braces page for an example of a clear retainer for a good representation of how they look.
Yes, but it completely depends on how difficult the case is to treat. Some cases can take 3 months and some can take 3 years.
This can happen where the aligners are finished but the teeth are not fully corrected. Dont worry, Invisalign offer a refinement service which allows more aligners to be made to continue the treatment at no cost to you. We factor in at least one refinement when i predict the treatment times.
Each Clear braces aligner that you are given is used for 10-14 days at a time. When the first clear braces aligner or the next aligner in series is initially put in you will feel a small amout of tension on the teeth. This tension is never enough to cause actual pain and the tension only lasts for about 3 days.
Yes. The aligner must only be removed when eating or drinking and when brushing your teeth. So on average it will be in place 22 hours a day.
Invisalign Invisible Braces costs from 3500 euros for a single arch and 4500 for both arches.