Could Invisalign be the solution for your dental health or cosmetic concerns?
Are you looking for a solution to correct crooked teeth, but don’t want to deal with traditional braces? For those who need mild to moderate orthodontic treatment to address their concerns or issues, Invisalign may be the right solution for you!
Virginia Beach dentist Dr. Cappy Sinclair is an Invisalign provider and often recommends this as a cosmetic or restorative dental treatment option. Invisalign can gently and gradually straighten teeth that are:
- crooked or misaligned
- crossbite or overbite
- crowded teeth
- gapped teeth
How Does Invisalign Work?
Available for teens and adults, Invisalign uses a series of clear retainers that are custom made. Dr. Sinclair takes molds of your teeth to create aligner that fits naturally and comfortably on the teeth. The clear aligners are custom designed using special CAD/CAM software that enables Dr. Sinclair to plan your treatment and create predictable, effective results.
Benefits of Invisalign:
- removable retainers allow easy brushing and flossing
- smooth, plastic material is comfortable and does not irritate soft tissues
- they are invisible and no one has to know you are wearing braces
Correcting crooked is more than just a cosmetic concern. Crooked teeth can pose great risks to your overall oral health. or patients with crooked or misaligned teeth, it can become increasingly difficult to effectively clean between teeth, increasing the chances of decay, cavities or gum disease. They may also affect a patient’s bite, leading to a variety of bite disorders, including TMJ disorder. An imbalanced bite can cause symptoms like headaches, jaw pain, and toothaches.
If you have teeth that are crooked, or have concerns about your bite, schedule a consultation with Dr. Sinclair. Dr. Sinclair will perform a comprehensive exam to thoroughly examine the teeth, gums, and bite to determine which treatment best suits your dental needs.