Teeth straightening treatments

Many individuals desire to have straighter looking teeth; with teeth straightening dental treatments on the rise this has become a real possibility for most. At Gwersyllt Dental Practice we provide traditional brace treatment along with invisible orthodontics. This means that individuals often have the choice to pick their treatment method. One of the most popular treatments is our Invisalign aligner. This treatment is more commonly used among those who want a discreet look whilst undergoing the procedure. These clear and transparent braces are designed to straighten and align the teeth to the preferred positioning. Clear aligners at our dentist in Wrexham are removable, unlike metal braces which are visible to the human eye. These aligners are manufactured and are custom made to an individual’s mouth structure. This is so that the process is more comfortable, leading to a more accurate result. If this treatment is something that you would be interested in, do not hesitate to book a consultation with our dentist in Wrexham.

How do invisible braces work?

Invisible braces at our dentist in Wrexham are more favoured among adults and those in professional careers who do not want their treatment to be noticed. They are also a great option for younger adults, as some individuals may not wish to be associated with metal braces as this can cause inhibition or self-consciousness. The Invisalign treatment is a simple, quick process that requires less time to straighten the teeth. Treatment time can take as little as 6 months depending on the patient’s dental issues. The aligners are able to be removed when required, therefore no special diet will be necessary when wearing them. These clear aligners provide more comfort than the traditional metal braces, as they are made from plastic, therefore less force is needed to be used as there is no necessity for wires and brackets.

Who is eligible for the Invisalign treatment?

Invisalign is suitable for those who have crooked or misaligned teeth. It is also a good option for those who are unhappy with the appearance of their teeth. Clear aligners also help with straightening crowded teeth.

Benefits of invisible orthodontics

There are many benefits when undergoing the Invisalign treatment. One of the major benefits of this treatment is that it straightens the teeth leaving a patient with a beautiful smile. However, there are many more advantages to receiving Invisalign.

Improved cleanliness and oral hygiene

Clear aligners have the ability to be removed when desired, an individual can take Invisalign out when they are wanting to brush and floss their teeth. Once someone has performed these steps they can put their aligner back in. It is highly advised to clean the aligner itself to improve your oral hygiene. This is also to ensure there is no build up of bacteria and these aligners should be brushed in the same way as teeth. This will help and encourage a patient to keep their mouth clean and healthy. Improved oral hygiene is vital when undergoing the process of using Invisalign, as it is important to have healthy teeth and gums. This is so that whilst undergoing Invisalign treatment you are free from any periodontal disease or dental issue, and thus will enable you to gain the best results.