Beginning Your Invisalign Treatment: What To Expect

Beginning something new can be exciting, but a little nerve-racking. You can be particularly curious about an experience that will affect your smile. Our Rochester, MN dental office is prepared to help patients who have concerns about poor dental alignment – instead of using metal braces, we can offer treatment with Invisalign. When you start an Invisalign adjustment, you can be glad to have an appliance that does not affect your appearance. You can also find that these aligners are easy to remove, so they do not intrude on your ability to eat, and effectively clean your teeth. While orthodontic work can feel like a significant step, you can be glad to have access to a treatment that avoids interfering with your daily life. (more…)

Making Your Orthodontic Treatment Experience More Pleasant

While anyone who is eager to straighten their teeth can feel excited about the results of orthodontic work, the idea of wearing metal braces can make some people uneasy. For teenagers in need of orthodontic adjustment, metal braces can feel embarrassing, and they can be less than excited by the idea of having yearbook and prom photos with them in place. Adults can also grow uncomfortable at the thought of metal braces, particularly if they need to worry about maintaining a professional look at work. Our Rochester, MN dental office is ready to help individuals with poorly aligned teeth through Invisalign treatment! In addition to making an orthodontic adjustment discreet, these appliances allow you to enjoy the perks of appliances that are easily removable. (more…)

Straighten Your Smile Without Relying On Metal Braces

If you think metal braces are the only appliance capable of fixing your alignment flaws, you may be less excited to see orthodontic improvements. While bracket-and-wire braces can lead to some impressive smile corrections, people sometimes worry about what their daily life will be like when they are in place. At our Rochester, MN dental office, we work with patients who want orthodontic improvements by providing Invisalign aligners. Adults in professional environments and teen patients in need of orthodontic improvements can welcome this discreet appliance more readily. Invisalign users can also be glad to have an orthodontic treatment option that does not require the placement of a fixed appliance on their teeth for an extended period of time! (more…)

Straightened Teeth Can Make You More Confident In Your Smile

The ability to smile with confidence can help you in social and professional situations. After all, your smile is one of your most prominent features, and it can have a real impact on how you are perceived by others. Unfortunately, many people are uncomfortable with the way they look when they smile because of poor dental alignment. If poor dental alignment is negatively affecting your confidence, make an appointment at our Rochester, MN dental office to discuss Invisalign aligners. With Invisalign appliances, you have the opportunity to fix issues with crooked teeth discreetly. That means seeing the kind of results you want from traditional braces WITHOUT worrying about wearing a conspicuous appliance on your teeth for an extended period of time. (more…)

Unsure About Invisalign? We Can Answer Your Questions

The benefits to straightening your teeth with Invisalign can appeal to many patients. After all, this is a solution to poor dental alignment that will not require a conspicuous appliance, and you will be able to take off your Invisalign aligners when they might be in the way. With that said, people can still be unsure about what to expect during treatment, or if Invisalign is really the right approach for their orthodontic issues. At our Rochester, MN dental office, we can answer your questions about Invisalign during a consultation, and give you a clearer idea of what to expect when you want to straighten your teeth. (more…)

Starting Your Teen’s Orthodontic Treatment Using Invisalign

As your child grows up, you can make sure their oral health needs are being addressed by bringing them to pediatric dental appointments. In addition to offering routine dental services, pediatric appointments provide the opportunity for your dentist to monitor the development of your child’s oral structures. Because of this, you can be well aware that they will need to begin orthodontic treatment. What you might not realize is that your teen may be eligible for orthodontic treatment with Invisalign aligners. At our Rochester, MN dental office, we can determine if your teen is a good candidate, and talk to you about what they should expect from this approach to treatment! Patients of all ages can appreciate that Invisalign allows them to do something about crooked or overlapping teeth without relying on metal braces. (more…)

Invisalign Offers A Discreet Solution For A Smile Gap

Every time you check your smile in the mirror, you have a natural urge to examine a frustrating smile gap. Your gap may be a lifelong companion, or it could be a recent return due to your teeth shifting after earlier orthodontic treatment. At our Rochester, MN dental practice, we are aware that a smile gap can be a frustrating problem to have. To help you close it, and gain improved confidence in your smile, we do provide orthodontic work with Invisalign aligners. Choosing Invisalign over traditional metal braces can give you the opportunity to fix the positioning of your teeth without drawing attention to yourself for doing so. These appliances are made with a clear plastic material that makes it easier for you to wear appliances confidently in social and professional situations. (more…)

Orthodontic Work Can Offer Oral Health Improvements

When you start to think about life with straight teeth, you may be excited to think about how your smile can improve thanks to your orthodontic adjustment. If this is what has you most interested in an adjustment, this is certainly understandable! Our Rochester, MN dental practice is excited to help patients feel great about the way they look. With that said, an orthodontic adjustment can do more than just improve how you look – it can also help you improve your bite function, and avoid problems like tooth decay and gum disease. If you want to enjoy the benefits of orthodontic work, while avoiding the concerns people often have with wearing metal braces, we can talk to you about correcting your alignment flaws with Invisalign! (more…)

Asking About Propel Orthodontic Technology

By making orthodontic treatment easier, and more discreet, Invisalign aligners can help people feel less anxious about arranging a smile adjustment. Of course, even if the experience is a better one, you can be eager to see it completed in the shortest time possible. If you want to know how you can start showing off a straightened smile in less time, ask our Rochester, MN dental practice about Propel Orthodontic technology! Propel makes it possible to safely speed up your smile correction, so that you can have your time with Invisalign aligners over in as little as a year, or even less! (more…)

Will My Invisalign Aligners Be Comfortable?

A patient’s Invisalign aligners are designed to be hard to observe when worn, so that they can be worn with confidence. They are also easily removed, which means you can have no problems taking them out when you need to eat, or when you take the time to brush and floss. At our Rochester, MN dental practice, we are excited to provide people with this modern approach to orthodontic work. While you can feel some sensation from the shifting of your teeth, the gradual adjustment process and custom fit of your appliances can make this a surprisingly easy experience. (more…)