Would you like to learn more about how to achieve a straighter smile?
Invisalign® treatment utilizes a set of clear, removable aligners that gradually reposition the teeth. Patients can remove their aligners to eat, brush, and floss without restriction. Ideally, Invisalign is an effective solution for teens and adults with mild to moderate orthodontic issues.
At Brighter Smile Family Dentistry & Orthodontics, Dr. Zahra Kavianpour and our team are committed to offering personalized orthodontic solutions to patients of all ages. If you are dealing with crooked teeth, gapped teeth, or would just like to achieve a straighter smile, visit our Sterling, VA dental office for the care you need. We offer Invisalign treatment and a wide range of cosmetic solutions to help you achieve your ideal smile.
Invisalign Treatment in Sterling, VA
Orthodontics can help patients of all ages improve the appearance and function of their natural teeth. While many patients receive orthodontic treatment at a young age, patients of all ages can undergo orthodontic treatment and achieve noticeable results. Due to advancements in orthodontic care, there are more treatment options available than ever before. It has also brought forth many solutions that offer patients a more discreet, comfortable, and effective solution for their orthodontic needs.
Invisalign treatment is ideal for teens and adults who have mild to moderate orthodontic concerns. Additionally, it can be used to address both oral health and cosmetic issues. Our team will work with you to determine if Invisalign treatment is the best solution for you.
Invisalign can treat the following issues:
- Gaps between teeth
- Misaligned teeth
- Crooked teeth
Benefits of Invisalign
Furthermore, Invisalign treatment offers a wide range of benefits for patients who want to achieve a straighter smile:
- Simple maintenance
- Allows you to eat your favorite foods without restrictions
- No need for messy impressions
- Improved oral hygiene
- A discreet solution for many orthodontic concerns
- Offers the ultimate comfort
- Customized treatment to meet your unique needs
The Invisalign Process
Dr. Kavianpour will perform an initial exam to determine if Invisalign treatment is right for you. If you are an ideal candidate for Invisalign treatment, our team will take any necessary images, x-rays, and impressions needed to create your custom aligners. Moreover, we will also make a 3D model of your teeth used to create your personalized treatment plan. You also have the chance to view what your smile will look like after you have completed your Invisalign treatment.
During your Invisalign treatment, you will need to switch your aligners about every two weeks. Each aligner is designed to gradually reposition your teeth until they reach the desired position. Each treatment plan is customized to meet the unique needs of the patient. Our team will schedule periodic check-ups throughout your Invisalign treatment to ensure your smile is moving as projected. Additionally, we may make some adjustments to your treatment plan to ensure you get the best results.
How quickly do teeth move with Invisalign?
Invisalign treatment typically lasts about 12 months. Most patients begin to see changes around the 12-week mark. Invisalign is known to be a relativity fast treatment in comparison to braces, and metal aligners. It is especially effective in patients with mild to moderate malocclusion.
Does Invisalign change your face shape?
In some cases, Invisalign may slightly change the shape of patients mouth and face. In most cases the only noticeable change is an aligned smile! You will not have to worry about the thin aligners pushing your lips and mouth forward.
How often should I wear my Invisalign?
Invisalign treatment requires paints to wear their aligners at least 22 hours per day, everyday. This can be difficult for some patients. The only time that your aligners should be removed is when you are eating and cleaning your teeth.
Schedule a Dental Exam Today
Learn more about Invisalign treatment in Sterling, VA. Visit our team at Brighter Smile Family Dentistry & Orthodontics. To schedule a consultation, call 571.266.0255 or request an appointment online.