Your smile is your first chance to make a good impression, but if you’re not satisfied with what you see in the mirror, don’t despair. At Alexandria Dental Health & Smile Center, highly skilled cosmetic dentist Dr. Mojgan Mazhari helps patients enhance their oral health, transform their smiles, and elevate their confidence.
With more than 25 years of experience and recognized as a distinguished Fellow of the Las Vegas Institute, Dr. Mazhari is an accomplished authority in advanced cosmetic and restorative dentistry known for providing world-class care with a compassionate, patient-centered approach.
Are you considering a professional solution for straightening your teeth but are concerned about the impact traditional braces might have on your lifestyle? Here’s what you should know about Invisalign, including how these alternative aligners compare to their metal counterparts and how Dr. Mazhari can help you achieve your ideal smile.
Invisible Brilliance: Exploring the Advantages That Set Invisalign Apart
Since the early 20th century, dentists have utilized braces to help patients correct alignment issues and beautify their smiles. For much of this time, traditional braces, which straighten teeth using metal brackets and wires, were the only option. This meant that if you weren’t fortunate enough to be born with a perfect smile, you could spend up to three years wearing metal braces and dealing with the limitations and restrictions that come with them.
Enter Invisalign. Since 2000, these revolutionary clear aligners have provided patients with an effective alternative to traditional teeth straightening methods involving metal braces. Here are a few examples of the advantages associated with Invisalign treatment:
- Discretion. Made of a patented flexible plastic material, Invisalign clear aligners are nearly invisible, allowing for more discrete dental alignment.
- Convenience. In contrast to traditional braces, which are permanently affixed, Invisalign trays offer the convenience of easy removal for meals, cleaning, and routine dental care.
- Enhanced gum health. Convenient and easy removal also allows for more effective cleaning at the gumline during regular brushing, reducing your risk of periodontal disease.
- Dietary freedom. While metal braces require avoiding sticky, chewy, and hard foods that could damage the wires and brackets, Invisalign trays are designed to be removed during meals so your diet can remain unchanged.
- Improved comfort. Smooth Invisalign trays ensure a comfortable fit with less irritation than metal wire-and-bracket braces.
- No enamel staining. Invisalign clear aligners eliminate the need for permanently affixed metal brackets that can leave unsightly white streaks on your newly straightened smile.
- Faster results. Though individual results vary, treatment typically lasts from a few months to a little more than a year.
Invisalign has emerged as the clear choice for numerous patients, particularly busy professionals seeking convenient and effective orthodontic alignment that doesn’t compromise their comfort, lifestyle, or polished image.
Could Invisalign be the key to the stunning smile you’ve always wanted?
Determining If Invisalign Is Right for You: Discussing Your Dental Alignment Options With Dr. Mazhari
Invisalign isn’t just a cosmetic treatment; it’s a functional solution that can capably address crowded teeth, overbites, chewing challenges, and other alignment issues in up to 70 percent of patients who require orthodontic care.
Are you ready to determine if Invisalign clear aligners are right for you? Meeting with Dr. Mazhari can help you determine if this revolutionary alignment alternative is the appropriate path to your perfect smile. Here are a few key questions to discuss during your consultation:
- Can Invisalign treatment correct my alignment issues?
- How does Invisalign work?
- What does Invisalign treatment entail?
- How long does treatment take?
- How much does Invisalign cost?
- Will Invisalign affect my speech?
- What advantages can this treatment offer me?
- Is Invisalign treatment painful?
- How do I care for Invisalign aligners?
- How do I maintain ideal results?
From teens to professionals, the choice between Invisalign and traditional braces is clear for many patients. This transformative alignment method doesn’t just align your teeth. It also aligns with your lifestyle, offering an unparalleled combination of convenience, discretion, efficiency, and sophistication.