Thinking about braces?
Think about something new. Invisalign Teen®. A new alternative in some cases to metal braces, Invisalign Teen uses a series of clear trays to gradually straighten your teeth. No brackets and no wires – just a great, confident smile.
Can I get Invisalign Teen through my dentist?
Trust your Invisalign to an Orthodontist, not a general practitioner. General dentists take a six-hour weekend course on orthodontics and then begin treating cases. Orthodontists, on the other hand, have 3 years of training…and it’s all they do!
How does Invisalign Teen work?
Invisalign Teen uses a series of removable plastic trays. Dr Couser will develop the series to gradually shift your teeth with exact movements. Each set of trays is worn for two weeks. To learn more, visit the official website.
How does Invisalign Teen differ from Invisalign?
Invisalign Teen is made just for teenagers and their busy lives. Each tray features a small Blue Dot Wear indicator. This Dot helps you know if you’re ready for the next set of trays.
Am I a candidate for Invisalign Teen?
The Invisalign Teen system is a revolutionary treatment. Unfortunately, it has limits. Certain problems can’t be fixed with Invisalign Teen. To see if you’re a candidate for Invisalign Teen, schedule a complimentary consultation today.
What is the treatment process?
The first step is a consultation with Dr Couser. During the consultation, he will determine if you’re a good candidate for Invisalign Teen. Once you are chosen as an Invisalign Teen patient, the treatment planning phase will begin. X-rays, pictures, and impressions of your teeth will be taken. These models will be used to create a 3D image of your teeth and jaws. Based on your 3D image and treatment plan, a series of custom trays will be made. Your trays will change every two weeks.
How long does Invisalign Teen treatment take?
While every case is different, the average treatment time for adults is one year. The average number of trays worn is 18-30. With no metal or wires, you spend less time in your doctor’s office and more time living your life. For best results, trays should be worn 20-22 hours every day.
How do Invisalign Teen trays feel?
Invisalign Teen trays are made of smooth, comfortable, BPA-free plastic. You can remove the trays to eat, drink, brush, and floss. That means you can eat all of the foods you love. Popcorn, candy, apples, corn on the cob, chips–whatever your heart desires. Invisalign Teen trays also make it easy to keep doing all the things you love. Trays stay in place without getting in the way of music instruments. They can also be removed and replaced with a protective sports mouthguard. Have a big dance? Pop out your trays for the big night and pop them in again when the evening is over. Unlike traditional metal braces, Invisalign Teen gives you your perfect smile without taking away your freedom.
Do Invisalign Teen trays get dirty?
Invisalign Teen trays are easy to clean. Simply brush and rinse them in lukewarm water.
How much does Invisalign Teen cost?
The cost for Invisalign Teen varies. Cost depends on the issues you want corrected, the length of your treatment, and your treatment plan details. If your dental plan covers orthodontic treatment, it may also cover Invisalign Teen. Couser Orthodontics wants everyone to have their perfect smile, so we work to make Invisalign Teen affordable for everyone.