There are many advantages in using Invisalign braces system, including faster treatment, significantly reduced discomfort in comparison with other methods, and the ability to remove the aligners for proper brushing and flossing. Whether you have an open bite, gap teeth or an overbite, Invisalign provides a great solution to those who want a moder way of straighten out their teeth.

Who is an ideal candidate for Invisalign?

Invisalign is better for treating mild issues than it is for treating more severe issues.

The treatment could be a good option for you if you have minor dental issues like bite irregularities, overly crowded teeth, or widely spaced teeth.

However, if the dental issues are more serious, your dentist or orthodontist will probably recommend traditional braces.

Tipped or rotated teeth and teeth that are severely crowded or widely spaced usually require metal braces.

Metal braces are also typically needed if you have multiple missing teeth or if your upper and lower jaw muscles have trouble working together.

The ideal candidate for invisalign is someone with these dental issues:

  • Gapped teeth
  • Crowded teeth
  • Overbite
  • Underbite
  • Crossbite
  • Open bite
  • Crooked teeth

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