Are you unhappy with the appearance of crooked or crowded teeth? You probably can’t picture yourself with a mouthful of braces, so you may wish you could turn back the clock to high school when orthodontic treatment would have made sense. You remember seeing some of your friends with a mouth full of metal when they had full orthodontic treatment, and it simply wasn’t an option for you, either for financial or aesthetic reasons. But now you look in the mirror and figured it’s time to get it sorted.
If you are an adult who is unhappy with your smile because of misaligned teeth, don’t despair – SureSmile and ClearCorrect clear aligners are both very popular and effective short-term adult orthodontic treatment that uses clear plastic aligners to gently nudge your teeth into the correct position. Treatment times vary between 6 and 18 months depending on what’s needed to be done.
Many adults all across Sydney, and the rest of Australia who thought the time for orthodontic treatment had passed them by are now enjoying a better smile because they chose to have clear aligner treatment.. If you are wondering if this short-term orthodontic treatment is right for you, here are a few things to keep in mind:
Benefits of Choosing Clear Aligners
- Discreet. If you’re giving a big presentation sporting metal braces, it may be a little uncomfortable. But with clear aligners, you don’t have to worry; the aligners are almost invisible and fit over your teeth like a mouth guard so most people won’t even know you are having treatment.
- Removable. Traditional metal braces are glued to the front of your teeth, where clear aligners are completely removable. Anytime you eat, drink, or clean your teeth, you will be able to take them out.
- Shorter treatment times. Most adults don’t have complicated orthodontic issues and just want to correct the appearance of crooked teeth. Orthodontic treatments like ClearCorrect or SureSmile are the perfect solution because it moves your teeth efficiently, and mild to moderate tooth misalignment can typically be corrected in under 18 months.
Clear Aligners in Sydney is an orthodontic treatment option that is designed to fit the lifestyle of busy adults. If you would like to find out if it’s the right choice for you, please call TLC Dental to arrange a free consultation with Dr Hoffenberg.