The Clear Alternative
You have probably always wanted straighter teeth, but as an adult, the thought of metal braces are just not an option at this stage in your life! Welcome to the clear alternative-Invisalign. Not only can straight teeth give the confidence you need it can always make you healthier!
Invisalign Versus Metal Braces
1. Clear aligners that are virtually invisalbe versus brackets and wires.
2. Smooth and comfortable aligners versus brackets and wires that can cut the gums.
3. The aligners are removalbe for better brushing and flossing versus braces that take additonal effort and time to maintain good oral hygiene.
4. Eat what you want! With braces there are many food restrictions!
If your teeth are crowded or too widely spaced, it can result in swollen, red gums, which are also signs of periodontal disease. When teeth are straightened it will help the gums fit more securely around the teeth, helping fight potential periodontal problems.
Your mouth is a window to the health of your entire body. Tooth decay and periodontal disease are caused by bacteria. If left untreated, they can lead to cavities, abcesses, bleeding gums, bad breath, and even tooth loss. The American Dental Association has conducted studies to show that oral infectoins can lead to more serious ailments such as heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. With Invisalign, you get two great benefits! One, the removalble aligners makie it easy to keep teeth clean and bacteria free. And two, they straighten out the teeth to alleviate issues caused by crowding!
Want to see if you are a candiate for Invisalign? Take this smile assessment! And call The Grapevine Dentist for a free consultation 817-251-4888!