The Benefits of Invisalign or Clear Aligners
By Lien Orthodontics
November 08, 2018
Category: orthodontics
Tags: Invisalign   clear aligners  

Now you can get the straight smile you want without others noticing your braces.

While a lot of adults want to get a straighter smile they may shy away from the idea of getting braces later in life. Of course, it becomes ainvisalign or clear braces completely different story when our Blooming Prairie, MN, orthodontist Dr. Deborah Lien tells them about Invisalign or clear aligners. Also serving Austin, Albert Lea, and Owatonna, MN, Dr. Lien offers Invisalign or clear aligners, a clear orthodontic system that using aligners instead of traditional braces and wires to straighten teeth. Discover the unique benefits that it has to offer.

Treat a Variety of Issues

Invisalign or clear aligners are a great option for many older teens and adults looking to improve the shape and alignment of their smiles. Invisalign or clear aligners can improve crowding and overlapping, close gaps between smiles to get rid of overbites, underbites and open bites. While Invisalign or clear aligners won’t be the most effective option for treating more complex or complicated tooth movements or jaw shifts, it can be a great option for many of our patients dealing with mild or moderate misalignments.

Comfortable to Wear

Invisalign or clear aligners look similar to whitening trays and are made from completely clear, medical-grade plastic. Each aligner is also custom-made to fit over your teeth and boasts smooth edges, so that it’s less likely to bother your gums. While it will take time to get used to wearing any kind of orthodontic treatment, Invisalign or clear aligners makes the process easy and comfortable.

Fits into Your Lifestyle

Many of our patients who get Invisalign or clear aligners are either busy with school or are already in the working world and they don't want orthodontic treatment affect their routine. They are great because you can easily remove your aligners before eating meals or before brushing and flossing. With Invisalign or clear aligners, you'll come in every 4-6 weeks for check-ups saving you quite a bit of time.

A Healthier Smile

We all know that a straight smile is a beautiful one, but did you know that it’s also a healthier one? That’s right; smiles that aren’t overlapping one another or gapping are much easier to clean and are less likely to deal with cavities, gum disease, excessive wear and tear and dental injuries such as cracks or chips.

Lien Orthodontics is proud to offer comprehensive orthodontic services to patients of all ages in the Blooming Prairie, Hayfield, Albert Lea, Owatonna and Austin, MN, areas. Call us today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Lien for yourself, or your child or teenager.