Have you long wanted to proudly show off a smile with straight teeth, but didn’t want the expense or the appearance of a mouthful of metal brackets and wires? There is an alternative that Dr. Solich offers, which can straighten your teeth discreetly.
You've probably heard about Invisalign on television, the Internet, or from a friend. Invisalign has become a popular treatment for older teens and adults who want to straighten their teeth without wearing metal braces. Traditional orthodontics can affect your appearance, take two years or more to realign your teeth, and need constant readjustments. Not to mention the restrictions on your diet, cleaning routine, and comfort level!
With metal brackets and wires, you’ll need to stop eating some foods, such as hard or chewy candy, popcorn, and raw carrot sticks. Brushing and flossing become more challenging and time-consuming; sometimes even people curtail their oral hygiene routine at home as a consequence, which can lead to tooth decay or gum disease that must be addressed during or after orthodontic treatment. Finally, those metal brackets often irritate gums and soft tissue, while wires can poke the insides of your cheeks.
An excellent teeth-straightening alternative is Invisalign clear braces. Dr. Solich proudly offers Invisalign at his Colorado Springs dental office.
Invisalign is a series of clear, acrylic aligners used to incrementally reposition teeth. Common dental misalignments, including overcrowding, wide spacing, and bite misalignments can be corrected with Invisalign clear braces. At our Colorado Springs office, we’ll assess your teeth to see if you’ll benefit from this comfortable, clear alternative to other orthodontic devices.
Benefits of Invisalign include:
When you visit our Colorado Springs office for your Invisalign consultation, Dr. Solich will take photographs of your teeth and create 3D digital images that show the gradual movement of your teeth. He'll send the information to a certified Invisalign lab where your custom aligners will be fabricated. Wear the aligners as directed, removing them only to eat and to complete oral hygiene. Every two weeks you’ll wear a new set of aligners that will move you closer to your goal of a straight smile. In 12 to 18 months, you'll be smiling with renewed confidence!
Contact our Colorado Springs dental practice to book your Invisalign consultation. Dr. Gregory Solich will give you an exceptional smile! We proudly serve the cosmetic and restorative dentistry needs of Colorado Springs, Monument, Castle Rock, Pueblo, and surrounding areas.