Are crowns an issue in Invisalign treatment?

Crowns (tooth caps) are usually not an issue in Invisalign treatment. However, sometimes in Invisalign treatment small tooth-coloured composites called ‘attachments’ are bonded onto teeth to help achieve certain movements, and these are more difficult to bond on crowns than on teeth. In these cases, the location of the crowns needs to be carefully evaluated. … More Are crowns an issue in Invisalign treatment?

Once Invisalign treatment is complete is a retainer necessary?

Wearing a retainer after any orthodontic treatment, whether it they are normal braces and metal brackets or Invisalign, is an important step; because it keeps teeth stable in their new positions. If you want your teeth to remain in their ideal position, it is best to wear a retainer. In many cases your last aligner … More Once Invisalign treatment is complete is a retainer necessary?

Are there restrictions on what I can eat while in treatment?

No. Unlike traditional wires and brackets, you can eat whatever you like while in treatment because you remove your aligners to eat and drink. Thus, there is no need to restrict consuming any of your favourite foods and snacks. Also, it is important that you brush and floss your teeth after each meal and prior … More Are there restrictions on what I can eat while in treatment?