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How Invisalign Works: Everything You Need to Know


Our team is committed to staying at the forefront of dental technology and techniques. We continuously seek training and education to ensure we offer the most effective and efficient dental solutions. Among our vast range of dental treatments, Invisalign is a standout, revolutionising the realm of orthodontics.

Located in the heart of Stafford, Stella Dental has become a beacon of quality dental care for the local community and beyond. We value the trust our patients place in us, and we strive to uphold this trust by providing the highest level of service, every time.

What is Invisalign?

Invisalign is a cutting-edge orthodontic treatment that offers a virtually invisible way to straighten your teeth without the need for traditional metal braces. This treatment involves the use of clear, removable aligners custom-made to fit your teeth comfortably. As you progress through the series of aligners, your teeth gradually shift into their correct position.

Invisalign has transformed the orthodontic industry by providing a discreet and comfortable alternative to conventional braces. The aligners are virtually invisible, meaning you can straighten your teeth without anyone noticing. Moreover, since the aligners are removable, you can eat, brush, and floss as usual.

Invisalign isn’t just about aesthetics; it’s also about effective treatment. These clear aligners can correct a wide range of dental issues, including overbites, underbites, cross-bites, crowding, gaps, and general misalignment. With Invisalign, you can achieve a healthier, more beautiful smile without compromising your lifestyle.

The Science Behind Invisalign

The science behind clear braces is a fascinating blend of orthodontics and cutting-edge technology. It all starts with a 3D digital scan of your teeth, which is used to create a precise treatment plan. This plan maps out the exact movements of your teeth and gives you a virtual preview of your final result.

Invisalign aligners are then custom-made using advanced manufacturing techniques. Each aligner is made from SmartTrack material, designed for a comfortable fit and precise, controlled tooth movements. As you switch to a new set of aligners every one to two weeks, your teeth gradually move into their desired position.

What truly sets Invisalign apart is the level of control it offers. Unlike traditional braces, where the orthodontist adjusts the wires and brackets, Invisalign allows you to control your treatment. You can remove your aligners for eating and cleaning, and you can see your progress throughout the treatment. This level of control, combined with the comfort and discretion of clear aligners, makes Invisalign a popular choice for patients of all ages.

Why Choose Stella Dental Suite for Your Treatment?

Choosing Stella Dental for your Invisalign treatment means entrusting your smile to a team of dedicated professionals. We have extensive experience with Invisalign and a deep understanding of the science behind it. Our team is committed to ensuring that your treatment plan is tailored to your unique needs and goals.

Choosing us also means benefiting from the latest technology in the field. We utilise advanced 3D scanning and imaging technology to plan your treatment with precision. This technology allows us to visualise your treatment outcome before it begins and make necessary adjustments for optimal results.

Invisalign at Stella Dental Suite is not just about straightening teeth – it’s about boosting confidence, improving oral health, and enhancing quality of life. Take the first step towards your dream smile today. Schedule a consultation with our team or book online and discover the difference that Invisalign can make in your life.

Invisalign Infographic showing what can be fixed with Invisalign