Category: Invisalign

Invisalign Adjustments Can Lead To Great Smile Improvements

Did you know that the alignment of your teeth can have an impact on the quality of your bite? When a person has issues with teeth that are crooked or improperly spaced, it can create issues with their bite function, and may make it harder to manage their oral health. People who look into orthodontic… Read more »

3 Reasons To Feel Excited About Invisalign Treatment

How excited should you be when you are planning orthodontic work? While people can be eager to finally have straightened teeth, they can be less than thrilled about the time they might have to spend with metal braces. As effective as they are at helping people fix problems with smile gaps and overlaps, metal braces… Read more »

Teens Can Feel More Comfortable With Invisalign Treatment

If you are starting to think about your teen’s smile, and their need for orthodontic work, you may have already talked with them about metal braces. Like many patients, teens can be less than thrilled about having a fixed, hard to ignore appliance set on the front of their teeth, even if they are excited… Read more »

Stop Putting Up With Overlaps And Gaps Between Teeth

It can be hard to feel completely confident in the way you look if you continue to leave certain problems with your smile unaddressed. Gaps, overlaps, and other flaws related to poor dental alignment often make people dissatisfied with the way they look, but they hold off on treatment because they worry about having metal… Read more »

Can You Shorten Your Orthodontic Treatment Time?

By having your teeth straightened with Invisalign aligners, you can enjoy a treatment experience that feels less intrusive, and does not attract unwanted attention. Invisalign patients can find that many of their concerns about orthodontic care can be avoided when they choose these aligners over traditional metal braces, making them more comfortable throughout their smile… Read more »

Have Your Teeth Shifted After Previous Orthodontic Work?

The goal during orthodontic treatment is to make permanent corrections for problems with dental alignment. Unfortunately, patients sometimes notice that after a past adjustment, their teeth seem to be moving back to their earlier positions. If you think your teeth have shifted after earlier orthodontic treatment, you can be reluctant to go through an adjustment… Read more »

Wearing Clear Aligners In A Corporate Setting

While many people have orthodontic work as a teenager, or just before the teenage years, others may not have their teeth straightened until they reach adulthood. If you have never had work done to correct poor dental alignment, or if you are someone who has seen their teeth shift after past work, you may feel… Read more »

Oral Health Challenges That Poor Dental Alignment Can Cause

If you have problems with the alignment of your teeth, you can struggle to feel comfortable with your smile. Conspicuous spaces and awkward overlaps can be distracting, give you an asymmetrical appearance, and interfere with your overall confidence. Because poor dental alignment can affect the a person’s self-image, patients who look into orthodontic work often… Read more »

Using Digital Technology To Plan Invisalign Treatment

Before any important project, you should take the time to plan carefully. At our Rochester, MN dental practice, we are committed to providing great care during every step of a patient’s smile adjustment with Invisalign appliances. Because of this, we use our iTero digital scanner when planning your adjustment, and designing your clear braces. This… Read more »

Finding The Right Time To Start Invisalign Treatment

Many people find it hard to take on something new – even if it is important – when they have a busy schedule. If you want to finally take care of frustrating problems with poor dental alignment, you may be concerned about fitting this task into your life. You can also be concerned about how… Read more »