Invisalign® frequently asked questions
It’s normal to have questions about your orthodontic care. Here are some of the most common ones we get from our patients.
Yes - in many cases, it’s even better. Invisalign® can solve most of the same issues as traditional fixed braces. The main advantage of Invisalign® is that it is often much more comfortable, convenient and discreet.
The custom-made aligners are created to fit perfectly, using leading technology that measures the contours of your mouth. Plus, you can take them out while you eat and brush your teeth, so you don’t have the same restrictions as with traditional braces.
BeClear Orthodontics offer Invisalign ® First for 8-10 year olds, Invisalign® for teenagers, or comprehensive Invisalign® for complex adult cases. Additionally, regardless of your age, we have Lite for milder, and i7 for minor issues. As you can see, Invisalign® has an appliance for nearly every orthodontic problem!
Treatment time depends on each individual person and the habits they practice day-to-day. Invisalign® treatment can last as little as 3 months, though the average adult treatment will last about 12 months.
It is much less painful than traditional metal braces, though you may still feel some discomfort for the first few days.