Having beautifully straight teeth is something many people long for so they can feel confident every time they expose their teeth, whether while speaking, eating, laughing, or smiling. To achieve this, though, many patients want to avoid the high visibility that comes with traditional braces. And this is what makes the effective and discreet Invisalign so popular.
If you have made the decision to invest in your smile by choosing Invisalign, you want to make sure that your treatment leaves you with perfectly aligned teeth. That means finding the right dental team and provider to make it happen.
Why Invest in Invisalign?
Investing in your oral health - and yourself, in general - is always a great idea. But just in case you are on the fence about taking this step, here are a few benefits you get with Invisalign:
- Removable aligners
- No lifestyle changes when it comes to eating, oral hygiene, etc.
- Unnoticeable by others
- As effective as traditional braces - sometimes with more timely results
- Fewer trips to the dentist’s office
- Easier to maintain optimum oral hygiene
What to Look For When “Shopping” For Invisalign
Because you are looking to achieve the best results imaginable, you want to shop around to find the best dental team to handle your Invisalign treatment.
Ask for Recommendations
It is a great idea to ask family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, and so forth whether or not they have a recommendation. Those who have had a good experience locally with a dentist and Invisalign will be quick to share this information. Plus, it gives you the chance to ask questions about the office, their experience, results, etc.
Always check out the reviews of a dental office before you make your appointment. You can’t base everything on reviews, but you can get an idea of the dental practice. See what patients have to say and consider the tone of the overall reviews. Keep in mind that a couple of bad reviews in a sea of good ones likely indicate an exception to the rule.
Check Out The Website
Be sure to check out the dentist’s website. Those that are skilled at what they do are willing to show off their work. So, there is a good chance you will be able to check out before and after photos to see how effective their treatment is - and what you may be able to expect with Invisalign.
Schedule a Consultation
Once you have narrowed down your search of where to seek out Invisalign treatment, go ahead and schedule a consultation. This is an opportunity for you to see the office and meet the dental team. You will likely discover this to be a cost-free opportunity to find out if you are a candidate for Invisalign and what you can expect from the results. Any questions or concerns you may have can get addressed at this time, too.
If you are satisfied with the overall experience, then you have found your Invisalign dentist. If not, keep on repeating these steps.
Invisalign at Dental Associates of Lodi
If you are interested in Invisalign, then you need nothing less than the best when it comes to your dental team. At Dental Associates of Lodi, we have a lot of experience helping both teens and adults take advantage of what Invisalign has to offer. From your very first visit and throughout your entire treatment, you will have professional guidance at every step along the way.