Invisalign®/Orthodontic Treatment Facts and Statistics
- Of orthodontic patients, 20 percent are over 18 years of age.
- One year – The average treatment time in Invisalign® for adult patients.
- Invisalign® boasts greater than a 96 percent satisfaction rate among patients.
A Modern Orthodontic Alternative to Traditional Braces
Have you always wanted straighter teeth, but put off orthodontic treatment because you are concerned about how metal braces would make you look? You may want to consider Invisalign® affordable orthodontic treatment. It really is never too late to get the straight, gorgeous smile of your dreams, and in a way that almost no one will know. Clear, no-metal braces from preferred Invisalign® provider, dentist Dr. Thomas Layton in Charlotte, NC, offers an easy, convenient and discreet way to reach your straight teeth, oral health, and smile goals – typically in less time than traditional orthodontics can deliver. Through a series of custom-made aligner trays, Invisalign® gently moves your teeth to their ideal position, leaving you with the lasting results you have always wanted for your smile.
Is Invisalign® Right for You?
Invisalign® is designed to correct a number of esthetic and functional concerns, creating an easy, convenient path to a healthy, confident grin. Dr. Layton customizes your Invisalign® treatment in Charlotte, NC based on your specific needs, setting out a clear path to desired clinical and cosmetic outcomes.
You may be a candidate for Invisalign®
This clear braces system is perfect if you have orthodontic issues such as:
- Open bite
Why Choose Invisalign® Over Traditional Orthodontics?
Though some cases may be better treated with traditional braces, Invisalign® is effective for a wide range of adult and teenaged patients.
The virtually invisible Invisalign® braces solution offers a wealth of advantages over traditional orthodontic treatments, including:
- Extremely discreet – no metal
- Clear, comfortable aligners
- 3M digital impressions (no goopy materials)
- Easily removed for homecare and when eating
- Eat whatever you like – no dietary restrictions
- No gum, cheek or lip irritation
- Reduced risk of decay and gum disease
- Fewer orthodontic visits
- Pleasurable overall orthodontic experience
Invisalign®: A custom-made solution just for you!
After your initial orthodontic consultation with Dr. Layton, he will take digital images of you mouth and have a series of removable clear aligners designed specifically for your needs. These aligners are switched out every several weeks as your teeth are moved into their optimum position. In addition, you no longer have to be selective about what you eat or the issues of food getting stuck in your metal braces as you can remove the Invisalign aligners when you eat and brush! All you need to do is maintain a normal good oral hygiene routine and follow Dr. Layton’s guidelines for Invisalign maintenance.