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What is Invisalign?

What is Invisalign?

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Invisalign is high tech clear braces

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Invisalign is a series of clear aligners that snap over your teeth and create pressures to move your teeth over a period of time.  They work similarly to braces in that they apply pressure to create the desired tooth movement.  Once an aligner has worked for a two week period, you change to the next one.  They are to be worn 22 hours out of each 24 hour day, so essentially all hours except for eating and brushing.  They are made with a high tech process that individually makes plaster models of the teeth from the beginning to the end having teeth being straighter on each successive model.  Then the aligners are made for each set of models.  It really is quite fascinating to see the whole process.  It really is an amazing option, not avaliable to all, for orthodontic corrections to be made.

Denver Orthodontist

Basically Clear Removable braces

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Invisalign uses a series of removable aligners, Invisalign straightens your teeth right before your eyes. Change them about every 2 weeks, your teeth will move slowly with each tray.

Atlanta Cosmetic Dentist

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