Adjusting To Daily Life While Wearing Invisalign Aligners

While orthodontic work adjusts your teeth, will you have to put up with an adjustment to your daily life? Many people picture orthodontic work with fixed, conspicuous metal braces that can appear intrusive. What you should know is that you can actually enjoy a surprisingly comfortable orthodontic treatment experience with Invisalign aligners. At our Rochester, MN dentist’s office, we can make plans to straighten your smile with a series of clear appliances that you can remove on your own. This means you can go about your regular day with aligners that are difficult to see, and that you can easily take out if they are in your way. (more…)

We Can Plan Invisalign Treatment For Your Teenager

Of all the milestones that mark your teenager’s growth, the start of orthodontic work can be less than thrilling for them. With that said, it can be an important step. In addition to giving them a more attractive smile and boosting their confidence, straightened teeth can offer important oral health benefits. At our Rochester, MN dentist’s office, we can provide your teen with orthodontic treatment via Invisalign aligners. Our younger patients can be glad to have appliances that do not affect the way they look. Parents can be glad to know that Invisalign can require fewer appointments during an adjustment. (more…)

How Is Invisalign Treatment Planned?

What will it take to fully address the alignment problems that currently affect your smile? For many people concerned about gaps or overlaps between teeth, Invisalign can serve as an effective treatment option. Of course, different patients can have different issues with misalignment, which means one person’s aligners may do little to benefit another. At our Rochester, MN dentist’s office, we use an iTero digital scanner to measure and evaluate your smile. This allows us to record precise information used to craft custom aligners for you. This can produce appliances that are effective at taking care of your individual issues with poorly spaced teeth, and it can be more comfortable than a planning process that requires you to create a manual mold of your bite. (more…)

3 Benefits From Choosing Invisalign Aligners

If you have reached a point where you no longer want to put up with misaligned teeth, or if your teenager is in need of orthodontic work, you may have more than just traditional metal braces available to you. For many people interested in a straighter smile, Invisalign appliances can be beneficial. At our Rochester, MN dentist’s office, we can help you enjoy a better orthodontic treatment experience from your first appointment. This is because use an iTero digital scanner to make the process of planning your treatment more comfortable. When you have your aligners, you can start to enjoy the benefits of choosing them over traditional braces. (more…)

Poor Dental Alignment Can Be An Oral Health Problem

If you are self-conscious about your smile because your teeth are not properly aligned, you can see how misalignment is often seen as a cosmetic concern. With that said, you may be overlooking how the spacing and positioning of your teeth might affect your oral health! The way your smile is aligned can interfere with your ability to bite and chew, and it can be difficult to fully clean teeth that overlap, as portions of them can be harder to reach. Our Rochester, MN dentist’s office is prepared to help you make corrections to your smile alignment with Invisalign(more…)

What Can I Do To Make Orthodontic Treatment Shorter?

If you choose to pursue orthodontic work with Invisalign aligners, you can enjoy benefits to treatment that surprise you. These appliances have obvious cosmetic benefits that metal braces fail to provide, and you can appreciate having aligners that are easy to remove. Of course, even if orthodontic treatment is easier, you can be eager to finish treatment. After all, at the end of your adjustment, you can show off a smile that is more symmetrical, and free of any frustrating gaps or overlaps between teeth. At our Rochester, MN dentist’s office, we understand that a shorter treatment time can be appealing. With Propel Orthodontics, we can safely speed up your adjustment and give you results in less time! (more…)

What Can I Do If My Teeth Shift After Past Orthodontic Work?

Your teeth are meant to be permanently realigned after an orthodontic procedure. For many people, one procedure is enough to effectively make permanent changes to the way their smile is aligned, but others can see some shifting over the years. This can be a particular problem for people who have not been consistent with the recommended use of a retainer. At our Rochester, MN dentist’s office, patients who are bothered by a change after past orthodontic work can learn how Invisalign treatment can help them. With these convenient clear aligners, you can move teeth back to their proper positions, and regain the confidence that came with your straighter smile! (more…)

Why Do People Choose Invisalign Aligners Over Metal Braces?

If orthodontic treatment has been recommended to you or a family member, you can quickly learn that metal braces are no longer the only appliances available. At our Rochester, MN dental practice, we are ready to help you straighten your smile with Invisalign clear braces! Many adults and teens in need of orthodontic work find Invisalign appliances appealing because they are hard to see, so they have little impact on the way you look. With that said, you can also come to appreciate how convenient they are, and how easy it is to remove them when they might feel intrusive. (more…)

We Use Modern Imaging Tools To Design Custom Aligners

Invisalign clear aligners provide you with a modern, patient-friendly means of fixing frustrating smile alignment issues. At our Rochester, MN dental practice, we are committed to giving patients better experiences with this important corrective work. Our commitment to providing a better patient experience begins with the planning of your adjustment. With our iTero digital scanner, we can perform advanced measurements of your teeth and oral structures. This makes the planning stage more comfortable, as it removes the need for you to bite down into a plaster mold. It also allows us to capture remarkably detailed information. With the digital information recorded, we can even show you a preview of your smile after your Invisalign adjustment is concluded! (more…)

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 treatment can be surprised to hear about these benefits. The cosmetic benefits of a smile adjustment can be less surprising – with that said, you can certainly be excited to see the improvements your adjustment delivers! At our Rochester, MN dental practice, we are ready to help you show off a straighter, lovelier smile thanks to treatment with Invisalign aligners. (more…)