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In recent years, orthodontic treatments have advanced to a state where you can now align your smile without obtrusive metal brackets and wires attached to your teeth. Invisalign® clear braces make straightening your smile effortless with high-tech preparation and nearly invisible braces. Here’s what you should know:

• Removable- easier to maintain oral hygiene, can eat what you want, take out for sports and playing instruments
• Virtually Invisible- more aesthetic than metal braces and clear braces
• Comfortable- no wires or brackets against the inside of your mouth
• 3-D simulation- video gives patient an idea of the treatment goal prior to starting treatment and may be a motivating factor
• Fewer Emergencies- no poking wires or broken brackets
• FDA approved material- safe and no concern over metal allergies
• Treatment of choice- for certain malocclusions, it may produce a better result in a shorter amount of time
• Trouble fixing large gaps, severely rotated teeth, and large over- or underbites
• Often more expensive than traditional braces
• Require removal for eating anything except water
• You may develop a temporary lisp while getting used to them

To learn more about Invisalign clear aligners, contact Don Harvey Dental in Alpharetta, Georgia, today. Our caring team will take excellent care of your teeth.