U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free

Dr. Elizabeth Lyons

General Practice
Seattle, WA
24 years experience female

Locations

North Seattle Orthodontics

Seattle, WA

Address

11011 Meridian Ave N, Suite 304, Seattle, WA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 7:45am - 5:00pm
Show more

Fax

2065230740

About

Bio

Top graduate from SUNY Stony Brook dental school and completed graduate degree in orthodontics from University of Washington.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Practice

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
0 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Teens and adults: Invisalign works well for teens and adults. There is no maximum age, but the minimum age is determined by the timing of loss of the baby teeth. It i... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
2 weeks per tray: 2 weeks is the normal duration for each tray. After the initial trays are used a refinement may be needed. It may take more than the intial trays to... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Less restrictions: With invisalign the aligners are removed when eating, so there are less restrictions to the diet and less risk of breakage. When the aligners are in ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Depends: If your braces were just removed there is some mobility that is normal as the teeth are settling. If the mobility is due to another cause, periodonta... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Usually: If invisalign is a good option to correct your malocclusion the aligners will act as your nightguard did to protect your teeth. Since you are wearing... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Brush and rinse: Invisalign aligners should be rinsed with water often before being replaced in your mouth. When you brush your teeth you can also brush your aligner.... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
It works if worn: Invisalign can be a great options for teens, but it needs to be worn as recommended. Invisalign has the advantage of being removable, this allows for... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Should not have pain: A palatal expander may give some tenderness just when the turns are being done. In the first few days after it has been placed the molars may be tend... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Depending on amount: Invisalign canbe used to correct an overbite depending on the severity of the problem. The decision for extractions to aid in correction of an overje... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Lyons
24 years experience
Depends: It depends on the amount of changes that are needed and your existing bite. Different movements and corrections are planned at different intervals wh... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

2
Recommendations
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lyons is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lyons is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1998MD

Awards

HealthTap Founding Doctor
HealthTap Doctor Mom
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less