At Aesthetic Smiles Dental Clinic in Mumbai , Orthodontic treatment treatment is aimed at correcting the position of the teeth helping in improving not only appearance of the face but also giving a better bite (occlusion). Conventional Orthodontic treatment involves the use of traditional method of wire and braces.
Invisible Braces have gained a lot of popularity in today’s world. One of the most famous world wide brand for invisible braces is Invisalign.
Invisible braces ( Invisalign) are basically clear aligners made of medical grade special type of thermoplastic material. This material makes the aligners almost invisible, most of the people wouldn’t even know you wearing them.
The Invisible Braces Clear Aligners are custom made and look quite similar to the bleaching trays or the mouth guards we use.
A 3D scan of your teeth is done with an Intra oral scanner. This helps to capture your teeth and gums in the most accurate manner without the use of traditional methods of using impressions and moulds.
At Aesthetic Smiles dental clinic in mumbai , our orthodontist is a Invisalign certified orthodontist, he will show a virtual 3D how your teeth will straighten over time with the clear aligners.
This helps you to visualize the end result even before you begin the treatment.
Once approved, the whole box of Aligners is custom made for you. Invisalign treatment consists of series of removable Aligners. Each Aligners needs to be changed every two weeks and has to be worn for at least 20 hrs. in the day. The only time you take them of is to eat or drink tea / coffee. With every Aligner you change your teeth move little by little , week after week and Over time these invisible Aligners will guide your teeth into the desired position.
Treatment time to straighten teeth with Invisible Braces ( Invisalign) depends upon the condition of you teeth. The average time take is 9 months to 15 months. Sometime if it’s minor correction of just the front teeth it can be finished in 6months – 8 months as well.
So, you if think you have any of the above problems, book your consultation today with Dr Aweg Saxena – one of the best orthodontist in mumbai.
The Aligners are almost invisible to the naked eye, You don’t have wear the brackets or wires Around your teeth.
With all these advantages, invisible braces clear Aligners are suitable for all ages, especially the adults who want a perfect smiles without metal and wires and without affecting their work and business as well.
Invisalign treatment is a little uncomfortable at the beginning, Usually patients experience more salivation than normal and sometimes change in speech but within few days the mouth gets used to the Aligners. Invisalign trays are much comfortable to wear compare to the traditional braces.
The best part of the Invisalign treatment is in most cases all the Aligner trays can be given to all together. Ideally it’s good to meet the orthodontist once in 2 months , to have a follow up on the progress of the treatment. But Incase you travelling or for our outstation patients ( dental tourism ) , Invisalign is the treatment of choice for teeth alignment, as you don’t have to visit the orthodontist every month like for traditional braces. Our orthodontist in mumbai will see you probably once you on the last set of trays when the treatment is almost complete.
There is always a risk of teeth shifting back after the treatment. Our Invisalign orthodontist will give you a retainer at the end of the treatment, which has to be worn at nights only for a year or so and eventually reduce it to maybe 2-3 times a week.
The biggest advantage with the use Invisalign Aligners is that your oral hygiene routine remains the same. The Aligners have to be removed during eating good or drinking tea coffee and can be with After rinsing your mouth. The Aligners can be kept cleaned by using toothbrush and toothpaste.
Since the Aligners are almost transparent , our orthodontist in mumbai highly recommends to remove the Aligners while drinking tea / coffee or any other coloured beverage so that the Aligners do pick up the stain. Hence it also recommended to remove them while eating food.