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Can Invisalign Damage Teeth?

I had Invisalign for 8 months and had the 2 attachments on the upper second tooth from the front on each side. When they were removed, vertical... READ MORE

Repairing Enamel Wear from Invisalign Braces

I have had Invisalign since April of 2009, 9 months down the road my teeth are almost perfect. My question is if anyone else has noticed wear on their... READ MORE

Is There Long Term Damage Done when Skipping 5 Invisalign Trays?

I'm a 27 year old woman who has never had braces in the past. I'm currently doing the Invisalign treatment. I've completed trays 1-6 wearing each tray... READ MORE

What Can I Do About Enamel Appearance Changes After Invisalign Attachments Were Removed?

When removing my attachments, my ortho didn’t use magnification. After, the teeth appeared dry/dull/gashed/scratched. My lateral incisor was flat... READ MORE

Invisalign Bonding Agent Covering Whole Tooth, Is This Ok?

I just got my Invisalign yesterday. I have some gumline recession on a few of my teeth, and attachments were required on some of those teeth. The... READ MORE

Is my enamel damaged from possibly poor removal of invisalign attachments?

My Ortho took off my attachments today and now my canine tooth has a flat spot! I'm freaking out. Did he wear away the enamel? Is my tooth is danger?... READ MORE

I am 62 & did Invisalign last yr. The dr said it would take 1 1/2 yrs but stopped abruptly after xrays after 1 yr. Why?

My regular dentist yesterday (during a root canal on a bottom tooth) said it could take 5 yrs for adults (which the ortho never mentioned who even... READ MORE

My doctor recommended my wearing aligners only one week at a time without any treatment-shortening technology. Is this ok?

My doctor initially estimated that my treatment with invisalign would be 1yr. After the clincheck I was told I needed 53 aligners for 2+yrs. I was... READ MORE

Can I skip a set of trays?

Cutting a long story short I lost my 5/18 trays, can I advance on to no.6? I can't find the 4th set and they don't seem too uncomfortable. What damage... READ MORE

My 4th invisalign tray was damaged after 3 1/2 days and my dentist told me to move on to tray 5. Is this safe?

My 4th tray invisalign was damaged after 3 1/2 days and my dentist told me to move on to tray 5. I they fit fine but I am afraid because if all I have... READ MORE

Is it bad to wear your Invisalign (night time only - waiting for refinement) every 2nd night or so?

While waiting for my refinement invisalign, I have been told to wear my retainer to bed only. I am getting a few other things prior to my refinement,... READ MORE

Can I drink alcohol with Invisalign on?

I often go out and stay 3-4 hours in the pub or club...I drink alcohol with invisalign on because I don't want to lose 4 hours without invisalign on.... READ MORE

Is it "dangerous" to use last Invisalign tray after 6 months of not wearing anything?

I know, I should have been wearing them and getting regular check ups. My question really revolves around the word "dangerous" since my teeth have... READ MORE

Will Invisalign work on crowns with metal dental post and core buildup?

I'm currently on my first Invisalign tray. 3 years ago, I fell and badly chipped one of my upper incisors. That tooth ended up needing a root canal,... READ MORE

Can I get Invisalign with having to get my baby teeth removed? (Photo)

When I had X-rays done, my denist said I have baby teeth still but my adult teeth were never coming down because they pointing towards each other like... READ MORE

Would Invisalign work for me, or do I need traditional braces? (photos)

The cost of braces was a deterrent for my family when I was a child. I'm almost 45 now, and regret spending so many years feeling self-conscious about... READ MORE

Could Invisalign correct damage to my teeth and therefore my bite?

Hi, My name is Jon. In May of 2009 I was diagnosed with a brain tumor. An endoscopic biopsy was performed in June of the same year. I've had chronic... READ MORE

I have not worn my retainer in two years and had a tiny mislap. Should I start to wear it again or will it cause more damage?

I have not worn my retainer in two years and had a tiny mislap. I still have my last vevera retainer but it is really really tight. Should I start to... READ MORE

Did I out trays on too early?

I been wearing my Invisalign not as long as I should have been. I'm on tray 6 but I switched after I put on tray 7 two days after my two weeks I... READ MORE

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