When people decide to have children, they do so with at least a cursory understanding of the financial commitments that come along with kids. Day care is the first major expense, but a lot of families also start saving at an early age for college. In between those two major life events, however, comes the possibility of orthodontics, as many children can face crooked and/or crammed teeth that only braces or Invisalign clear aligners can correct. Continue reading “Three Things to Consider Before Purchasing Invisalign for Your Child”
One of the major benefits of using Invisalign braces rather than traditional braces is the ability of orthodontic patients to remove the trays completely when they want to eat, participate in sports, or take a formal photograph. But one of the biggest advantages of Invisalign is that the trays themselves are so much easier to clean than braces, though it is important to understand the best way to go about that process to avoid damaging the trays.
Here are a few tips for keeping your Invisalign aligners clean: Continue reading “Keeping Your Invisalign Aligners Clean”
Teenagers do not enjoy traditional orthodontics in the slightest, and it’s no surprise as to why this would be the case. Not only can braces be painful for teenagers, but they also look and feel bulky in the teen’s mouth, are difficult to clean, and require frequent visits to the orthodontist. Thankfully, there is an alternative to traditional braces that teens here at Clearsmile Orthodontics prefer: Invisalign.
If you are thinking about investing in Invisalign as the best way to straighten out your smile, congratulations! You’re on the right path toward straightening your teeth in a way that will have people congratulating you and, ultimately, smiling right back. Of course, like all important choices in a person’s life, the decision to meet with an orthodontist and actually purchase this product is one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Continue reading “Seven Questions to Ask Your Orthodontist Before Getting Invisalign”