Invisalign is a new technology in cosmetic dentistry for straightening your teeth, using a virtually invisible method. Invisalign procedure consists of sets of custom designed aligners trays intended to fit over your teeth. Aligner trays a transparent braces are made of smooth, BPA-free clear plastic that produce added pressure to move the teeth into alignment slightly over a period of two weeks.
Prior to the Invisalign treatment, Dr. Mujib Ashrafi will examine your teeth structure using a 3-D computer imaging technology that allows crafting individual set of custom designed aligner trays for patients.
After mapping out Invisalign treatment on computer, Dr. Mujib Ashrafi will craft a set of custom designed aligner trays, which are smooth, comfortable and invisible when worn. Patients need to worn the aligner tray for 22 – 24 hours daily for 6 to 18 months to achieve the exact results. Change aligner tray in every two weeks, teeth move gradually into position for the next aligner. Visit our office once every four to six weeks to ensure that treatment is advancing as predicted. Unlike in traditional Braces, a metal braces are fixed and cannot removable, aligner tray can be removable while eating and brushing your teeth.