Invisalign® An Overview
Crooked teeth or malocclusion can be the underlying cause of common dental concerns and bite problems. From tooth cavities to TMJ related disorders, if your teeth are not making proper contact your long-term oral health is at risk.
If you have mild to moderate orthodontic concerns, Dr. Kim can meet your needs with the convenience of clear braces. Dr. Kim is a Williamsport area Invisalign provider and can help teen and adult patients straighten teeth using this clear aligner system. Invisalign offers some key benefits to patients when compared to traditional metal braces, often making treatment a more pleasant experience.
Benefits of Invisalign
- Discreet treatment- no one has to know you are wearing the clear aligners
- Comfortable orthodontic care- the aligners are made of a material that does not irritate the soft tissues or the gums
- Enjoy your favorite foods- the aligners can be removed for meals, making it easy to enjoy eating without restiction
- Maintain optimal oral health- removing aligners for daily oral hygiene and routine dental care can minimize the risk of developing tooth decay and tooth stains
Most patients can complete treatment with Invisalign in 12-15 months, depending on the severity of their oral health needs and cosmetic goals.