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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
That depends: Regular braces are attached to your teeth. They are harder to clean but you don't have to worry about losing them. Invisalign is removable. This makes ... Read More
Dr. John Thaler
41 years experience Prosthodontics
Depends: See your Orthodontist for full evaluation to determine the cause and degree of your problem. Only then can the determination be made if invisalign wil ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See your dentist: or orthodontist. Only your dentist or orthodontist will be able to tell you whether or not you qualify for invisalign treatment. Getting Invisalign ca ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Clear aligners: Moderately (average 41%) as effective as traditional braces (average 90%+), in the hands of a trained skilled orthodontic specialist (less so in hands ... Read More
Dr. Hilary Baskin
28 years experience Orthodontics
Like braces: Invisalign is an alternative to tranditional braces. They use clear retainers over a series of steps to move your teeth. They typically cost more, b ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Zipkin
48 years experience Dentistry
In two days: Talk to your dr.
Dr. Hilary Baskin
28 years experience Orthodontics
3-7 days: If they are hurting past this, definitely discuss with your orthodontist about making possible adjustments. Until then, consider some advil (ibuprofe ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Soon: Movement of teeth and supporting tissues requires energy. One of the chemicals produced when energy is expended will make tissues sore. Advil/Motrin ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Juliao
30 years experience Dentistry
Focused power: 'power ridges' are a recent advancement with invisalign aligners..Their purpose is to provide more torque to move the roots of the teeth! invisalign h ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Don't understand: Don't understand question. Can you rephrase? If you're asking are clear aligners as good as braces, the answer is no. If you're considering straigh ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harry Aronowitz
44 years experience Orthodontics
Immediately : Your teeth will move a tiny bit while wearing your first set of aligners. You will not really see the movement because it is very small but you will f ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dave Burns
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Consult: Call your dentist for a consult and he will tell you the next steps in your treatment. Good luck as invisalign is a very nice approach to getting that ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Juliao
30 years experience Dentistry
Possible: It is possible with older and responsible and compliant teenagers. Your case may vary, your doctor should advise you.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Zipkin
48 years experience Dentistry
Yes: One night will not cause a critical problem.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Depends : Treatment time depends on your teeth so this question cannot be answered here. See an invisalign provider for an evaluation and this will answer you ... Read More

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