Member since 4/20/2012


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Satisfied with Invisalign - Washington DC

I had braces when I was younger, and was told I needn't wear my retainers after the age of 22. Unfortunately this is not the case--my teeth have shifted since then. My front tooth is coming forward like it was before braces, and my bottom teeth have some crowded. I decided to get invisalign because I only have a few minor adjustments; my case isn't very complex so my orthodontist says... READ MORE

Recent comments from ams111

Great question. I always had the fixed retainers as part of my original plan. I actually had braces as a child, and was told I no longer needed to wear my retainers (the big old fashioned plastic and metal ones) when I turned 22. Of... READ COMMENT

Hey Renee, thanks for your post, and thanks for the compliment on my teeth :) The time didn't start flying for me until about two months in, so be patient and before you know it life will take over and you'll have little time to think... READ COMMENT

Hello Sam, I don't actually live in DC. I live about 45 minutes to an hour outside of it in NOVA. Where are you located? My guy might be too far for you. READ COMMENT

They will hurt for the first few days, but then the teeth will shift and they'll feel better the rest of the two week period (at least, that was my experience). I have gotten so used to wearing them that I honestly don't know if they're... READ COMMENT

Also...none of my previous dental work has been an issue. If you develop cavities or other problems during the invisalign process, that can be a problem as your trays will not match your teeth if any fillings are added. They can work... READ COMMENT