Invisible Orthodontics

Αόρατη Ορθοδοντική

Metal or even ceramic "braces" are the standard for orthodontic correction, but few adults want to have a mouth full of metal for a year or more in order to move their teeth into a better position. Invisible orthodontic replaces this problem by offering a discreet alternative to the classic orthodontic method. In this treatment , there are no braces and wires. Instead, you will receive a custom set of clear "splints" that you will wear for at least 22 hours each day. By alternating these transparent materials, will straighten your teeth over a period of months or years until you achieve your aesthetic goals.

You knew that…

That orthodontic treatments can be successful for patients of all ages? Due to the advancement of science and the goal for gentle orthodontics, adults are beginning to account for nearly half of all orthodontic patients in the US. Clear orthodontic braces are almost so invisible and so discreet that they don't affect your daily life. Although every patient is different, most adults should expect to use invisible orthodontic appliances for one to two years.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I a candidate for invisible orthodontic treatment ?  
To find out if you are a candidate for this treatment, you must first schedule a clinical examination with Dimitrios Spiliopoulos. Together, you can analyze the condition of your teeth and discuss your personal aesthetic goals.

What should I expect during my treatment ? _ _ _ _ If invisible orthodontic appliance is the right treatment for you, it will begin with impressions of the upper and lower jaw, a digital x-ray of your teeth, as well as taking photographs. These images and impressions will be digitally used by our experienced technicians in America to create a series of custom clear orthodontic braces designed to slowly move your teeth. You will wear these clear braces all the time, except when eating or brushing your teeth. Although you won't need to visit us to adjust your braces, you will be checked periodically to monitor your progress.

I'll have to follow some special instructions when it’s done the treatment ?

Once your treatment is complete, you will no longer wear the clear aligners, but retainers will need to be fitted to stabilize them. Retainers are removable oral appliances designed to help maintain the new position of your teeth and prevent them from moving into their previous position.