When you are a middle-schooler, having braces is hardly an eyesore, it’s commonplace. While your mouth may feel awkward and you are self-conscious, everyone else in your age bracket is experiencing the same thing. But what if your teeth have shifted since you were in middle school? As an adult, you do not want to relive the middle school awkwardness without your peers going through the same thing. But, crooked teeth are no better. Fortunately, there is an alternative. Invisalign!
What is Invisalign?
Invisalign is a way to get the straighter teeth you crave without the noticeable, painful metal braces. Invisalign is not obvious to spot in the mouth because it is a clear plastic tray that is placed in your mouth to help shift your teeth. At the beginning of the procedure, tooth impressions are made and from those, your Invisalign trays are made. Every two weeks the Invisalign trays are replaced as your teeth shift into the perfect smile you crave. The trays can be worn all day and night with the exception of eating and drinking. The whole Invisalign process typically lasts 12-48 months, which is no longer than it would take to straighten your teeth with braces.
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Affinity Dental Associates: Nutrition & Oral Health in Catonsville, Maryland
The dentists at Affinity Dental Associates have over 170 years of combined experience delivering exceptional dental care to our patients. The experienced dental hygienists at Affinity Dental Associated provide a wide variety of services, including dental cleanings, deep scaling, dental X-rays, patient education, oral cancer screenings, fluoride treatments. And much more!
They and the rest of the oral health professionals at Affinity Dental Associates strive to provide our patients with the personal, professional, quality dental care they need, while making it convenient, painless, and affordable.
If you have any questions about Catonsville Nutrition & Oral Health, please contact Affinity Dental Associates by calling 410-719-7900 or visit MarylandsBestDentists.com today!
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