Enamel + Invisalign

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Can Bonding Be Removed Without Taking Away Any Tooth Structure? How Should It Be Done?

This question relates to residual Invisalign IPR been bonded by the destist. I am looking for a second opinion. I want to remove the bonding and close... READ MORE

Can Reduction of the Enamel Damage Your Teeth?

I am about to get my first aligner and was told by my dentist that he will need to thin the width of my front teeth by 3-4mm. I thought this was a bad... READ MORE

Is There a Way That Enamel Lost from Interproximal Reduction (IPR) Can Be Regrown?

I had Invisalign for a brief period but wasn't happy with how things were looking but I had already undergone some IPR. My orthodontist who... 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 Acid Etching to Prepare for Invisalign Ok for Sensitive Teeth?

I have soft and sensitive teeth. From what I understand in order to place the buttons for Invisalign the enamel has to be roughed up using acid. Is... READ MORE

Can the Removal of Invisalign Attachments Cause Dulling of Enamel?

I just picked up my Invisalign Express trays yesterday and had attachments placed (2 upper, 4 lower). I was concerned about damage to the enamel upon... READ MORE

Is It Ok to Brush my Teeth with Wisps, or Could the Rigid Bristles Damage my Gums or Enamel?

I like the convenience the Colgate Wisps offer, but compared to a soft bristled toothbrush the bristles seem so rigid that I worry they could do... READ MORE

Can I Use Invisalign if my Teeth Have Reduced Enamel?

I have quite a significant overbite from prolonged childhood thumb sucking. During my adolescence I constantly drank coke and that has resulted in... 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

Wouldn't Brushing After Every Meal Wear out the Teeth Enamel?

Wouldn't Brushing After Every Meal Wear out the Teeth Enamel? I Try to Wait 1 Hr Max READ MORE

Should my teeth feel rough after removal of attachments?

My orthodontist drilled the attachments off and now my teeth feel abraded when I run my tongue over them. I'm worried this has seriously reduced my... READ MORE

Do You Have to Have Your Tooth Enamel Slimmed Down for Invisalign?

My doctor never mentioned that he would have to slim down my tooth enamel on my upper and lower front teeth. I would rather not have it done because I... READ MORE

Decalcification of enamel Help, any thoughts?

My daughter has had Invisalign teen for 6 mos. for about past month have noticed white lines/spots on front teeth (front and back). Awaiting to hear... READ MORE

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