WITH DR. BASERI
“DISCOVER THE CONFIDENCE THAT COMES FROM A BETTER SMILE”.
HOW INVISALIGN WORKS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS
Invisalign is a modern technique in which it helps individuals to have straight teeth using cutting edge technology. Invisalign is an alternative to traditional orthodontic treatments. In the past, wires and brackets were used to straighten teeth. Painful movement of the teeth, painted an unpleasant experience to have straight teeth. However, with the available technologies in the 21st century you are not to look backwards. You are going WIRELESS. YES, NO METALS will be hanging from your teeth. No more embarrassments of showing food between your teeth and wires. No more bruised lips. No more food restrictions.
With Invisalign, you are able to take your “Aligners” out at anytime you want and put them right back in. Aligners are trays made out of comfortable smooth plastics that are practically invisible that you wear over your teeth. Each set of aligners will gradually move the designated teeth in an incremental calculated position. The exciting part of this process is that aligners are clear and it is hardly noticeable. So you can practically wear them every where.
TALK TO AN INVISALIGN PROVIDER
When you decide that you are ready to proceed with Invisalign treatment, the next step is to find an experience Invisalign provider. Dr. Baseri has had extensive training with Invisalign and attended continuing educational courses through out the year. Dr. Baseri, has been helping many patients with their smile via Invisalign. The youngest patient being thirteen years old. At the time of your consultation, Dr. Baseri will discuss your case in many aspects and will determine if you are a good candidate for Invisalign treatment. Once the decision has been finalized, the next step is taking records of your smiles to begin your Invisalign journey.
A CUSTOMIZED TREATMENT PLAN IS CREATED FOR YOU
At the next step, Dr. Baseri will take pictures, necessary x-rays, and impressions of your teeth. Invisalign uses these information to create a digital 3-D image of your teeth. Dr. Baseri will write out
a detailed instruction for Invisalign to have the your smile designed as it was discussed at your consolation appointment. This is a very important step in aligning your teeth. Mapping the teeth in the right position is very critical step. The beauty of Invisalign is that you can see how your smile will look like before wearing your first aligners. How is that possible? Well, through virtual representation, you smile is mapped out and you and Dr. Baseri can both see the beginning and the end results in 3-D. You can see the exact number of aligners and how many weeks it will take to complete your Invisalign treatment.
RECEIVE YOUR CUSTOM ALIGNERS BASED ON YOUR PERSONALIZED TREATMENT PLAN
After your approval of 3-D virtual representation of your smile, Invisalign will fabricate series of clear aligners that is customized to your teeth. These aligners are clear and are manufactured out of BPA free plastic and won’t irritate your gums and cheeks and are very smooth in mouth. Each set of aligners are to be worn for 2 weeks and 20-22 hours per day to achieve the maximum results. The only time that you need to take them out is when you are eating or flossing and brushing your teeth. In just a few weeks you will notice that your teeth are moving gradually and shifting into the right position. Since these aligners are clear, they are very hard to notice once you are wearing them.
PAYING FOR INVISALIGN TREATMENT
There are many dental insurance plans that cover the cost of Invisalign treatment to certain percentage. Many of these plans can over up to $3,500 of Invisaling. To find out if your plan cover the cost of Invisalign to certain degree contact Dr. Baseri’s office.
FSA or Flexible Spending Account can cover up to $2,500 of your pretax dollars towards your Invisalign treatment.