Invisalign in Prescott, AZ: An Alternative to Braces

Invisalign in Prescott, AZ: An Alternative to Braces

Invisalign in Prescott, AZ: An Alternative to Braces

Everyone wants straight teeth, but certainly not everyone wants the discomfort and embarrassment of wearing metal braces for 6-36 months. For those of you who fit into both of the above categories, there is a solution! The staff at Prescott Dentistry now offer Invisalign in Prescott, AZ. There a few things that Invisalign and traditional metal braces have in common, but there are quite a few advantages that Invisalign has over it’s metallic counterpart.

What They Both Do Well

No one will argue that traditional braces, along with Invisalign, effectively straighten one’s teeth. Both Invisalign and metal braces can also treat any number of cases including spacing, crossbites, underbites, overbites and crowding. However, that is where the similarities come to an end.

The Invisalign Advantage

The following traits are unique to Invisalign, and mark where traditional braces fall short. Invisalign enables you to eat whichever foods you enjoy without worry. This is due to the second benefit: you can remove it whenever you want! Not only will you be able to eat all the same foods you currently enjoy, the entire teeth straightening process is virtually invisible which spares you a whole lot of grief and embarrassment. There are health advantages as well as lifestyle, the removability of Invisialign aligners allows you to brush and floss more effectively while straightening your teeth. Not only that, the smooth custom fit aligners are less likely to irritate the gums and cheeks like metal braces. Lastly, what’s more valuable than time? With Invisalign your office visits are cut to only once every 4-6 weeks!

Convinced that Invisalign is right for you? Contact Prescott Dentistry today to begin you path to a beautiful smile.

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