Your invisible aligners are removable and can be taken out during meals and when brushing and flossing. This allows you to maintain good oral hygiene without having metal brackets or wires to impede your brushing. Just be sure to brush your teeth after meals to keep your aligners clean. Your aligners can also be taken out if you want to participate in sports, allowing you to maintain an active lifestyle.
Yes, teens can benefit from Invisalign treatment. Many young patients may be candidates for clear aligners, so be sure to talk to our team about an Invisalign consultation for your teen or tween.
Most patients experience some discomfort or soreness when they begin wearing their new aligners. This usually passes in a few days, once the mouth adjusts to the new aligners. If you experience any pain or irritation as a result of using Invisalign, be sure to call our office.
The cost of Invisalign treatment is typically covered in part by most dental insurance plans. Your out-of-pocket expenses will depend on your plan and stated benefits. We’ll be sure to confirm your benefits to help you make the most of your coverage.
Invisalign is a flexible treatment that can be tailored to your needs. We’ll have to perform a full assessment of your teeth during your consultation so we can provide you with a breakdown of all treatment costs. That said, Invisalign is comparable to the cost of braces, making it affordable for most patients.