Category Archives: Invisalign

Solution For My Tooth Gap

I have a huge tooth gap. It’s about 8mm in width. I don’t want braces. I’m too old for that. One dentist suggested snap on smile. Another suggested porcelain veneers. Which is better? Carl Dear Carl, I’m very glad you … Continue reading

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Invisalign for Spacing Problems

I had braces as a young teenager, but over the years I’ve had some spacing develop between some of my teeth. I don’t feel like I’d be comfortable with traditional braces at my age. In that case, would I be … Continue reading

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Will a Dental Flipper Make My Teeth Look Straight?

I really don’t want braces. They take forever, hurt, and look horrible. Would a dental flipper work to just make them look straight? Ben Dear Ben, I like how you like to think out of the box. That shows a … Continue reading

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Will Invisalign Work for Me?

I have two differing opinions about whether I should use Invisalign. My dentist said Invisalign will be fine for my case, but when I went to see an orthodontist about it he said traditional braces were a better option for … Continue reading

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Solution for a Huge Tooth Gap

I have a tooth gap big enough to almost fit another tooth in. My dentist suggested Lumineers. I can’t imagine that scenario turning out well. What would I have? A center tooth like a cyclops? Eeww! I do want a … Continue reading

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Can Invisalign Substitute for My Retainer?

I am about to finish my Invisalign treatment and I have LOVED it. My friends only noticed I was wearing the aligners when I took them out of my mouth for eating. They always thought it was awesome and always … Continue reading

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Is Orthly a Good Replacement for Invisalign?

I keep reading about this product Orthly that replaces Invisalign at just a fraction of the cost. Is this legitimate? Miranda M. Dear Miranda, If you’re asking if there’s an Invisalign substitute called Orthly which costs less than Invisalign, then … Continue reading

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If My Teeth Shift, Do I Re-do Invisalign Treatment?

I had an Invisalign treatment when I was in my late teens. I’m in my mid-20s now and my teeth seemed to have shifted. Do I need to re-do the Invisalign treatment? Missy L. – Pennsylvania Missy, First, I’d like … Continue reading

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Invisalign and Football

I need to make my mom and my football coach happy. My coach won’t let me play without a mouthguard, and my mom says she didn’t pay for Invisalign for it to sit in my gym bag. Is there a … Continue reading

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I’ve Ruined My Invisalign Aligners

Can you help me? I’m so embarrassed. I left my aligners in the car when I went on a date. I was worried my date would notice. Now that I think about it, that was pretty stupid. No one has … Continue reading

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