Is Invisalign Right For Me?

Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton, Portsmouth - VA

Finding the right orthodontic treatment for you is absolutely crucial. It can be the difference between a pleasant and an unpleasant experience. As such, deciding if Invisalign® is right for you will be one of our most important tasks.

Fortunately, most people in need of an orthodontic adjustment are good candidates for Invisalign®. Put simply, if you’re a candidate for traditional metal braces, you’re likely a good candidate for Invisalign®.

The most important consideration is your overall level of dental health. You need strong, healthy teeth and gums to be a candidate for Invisalign®. If you’re suffering from gum disease or have serious structural issues, you will need to address these before beginning an Invisalign® treatment.

The other thing to keep in mind is that Invisalign® requires a significant time commitment. You’ll have to keep your aligners in for 20 to 22 hours a day, removing them only for meals and when you brush your teeth. Make sure you’re comfortable with this before pursuing Invisalign.

If you live in or around Virginia Beach, Virginia and you have questions about Invisalign®, please call Dr. Michael Folck today at 757-428-7440 for a consultation.

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Dr. Michael P. Folck, DDS
328 Louisa Avenue, Suite 120
| Virginia Beach, VA, 23454 |
757.428.7440

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