Invisalign®-- Straight teeth without braces!
At Blue Mountain Orthodontics, we believe that anyone can benefit from orthodontics to improve their smile. Invisalign is a proven option to correct certain tooth and bite alignment problems without having to wear traditional metal braces. A consultation with Dr. Farjo will help determine how Invisalign can be used to meet your treatment expectations and ensure a healthy, stable result.
Read on to learn more about this exciting treatment!
what exactly is invisalign?
Invisalign is a brand of clear aligners that are custom-made for you using patented 3-D computer imaging and printing technology. The average case has about 18-30 "sets" of aligners (upper and lower trays) that are to be worn for 22 hours per day and changed every 1-2 weeks. Each set of trays has a built in correction meant to gradually move and correct your teeth and bite over the course of the aligner series. With faithful aligner wear, you can expect results equal to those obtained with metal braces.
how will my treatment progress?
To get started, Dr. Farjo uses a 3-D digital scanner to capture the unique morphology and alignment of your teeth. This scan is used to make a digital model of your teeth. Dr. Farjo creates a custom treatment plan for you, the Invisalign uses their patented materials and processing technology to manufacture the aligners that will straighten your teeth. You will take home 3-6 sets of aligners at a time and see Dr. Farjo for progress checks every 6-12 weeks.
why choose Dr. farjo for my invisalign?
As a trained orthodontist, Dr. Farjo has years of specialized training that make her an expert at correcting tooth and jaw alignment problems. The skills and knowledge that make her your best choice for braces are the same skills and knowledge required to ensure an optimal result with clear aligners.
An orthodontist is uniquely qualified to provide treatment to align teeth and correct bite problems.