Invisible Braces FAQ in Houston, TX
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Are you wondering if ClearCorrect™ will work for your smile? At Summit Dental Center™, we have put together a series of frequently asked questions about the clear aligner alternative to traditional braces – invisible braces.
What is ClearCorrect™?
The ClearCorrect™ system uses custom designed aligners to straighten a patient’s teeth. Unlike braces, no brackets, wires, or bands are required.
Will I have to worry about my appearance with ClearCorrect™?
ClearCorrect™ aligners are made of a transparent and durable plastic, which means no one will notice you are wearing them.
What specific needs does ClearCorrect™ address?
- Improves the way you bite with your back teeth
- Improves the alignment of your front teeth
- Improves the appearance of your smile
How does the ClearCorrect™ system work?
Your treatment process at Summit Dental Center will involve x-rays and impressions of your teeth. Next, we will create 3D models of your teeth and design a treatment plan specifically for your needs.
What type of follow-up does the ClearCorrect™ system require?
Follow-up appointments will continue to verify the progress of your teeth and provide the next set of clear aligners.
When do I wear my ClearCorrect™ aligners?
You will wear the ClearCorrect™ aligners all the time, except for when you remove them to eat, drink, or clean your teeth.
How do I care for my ClearCorrect™ aligners?
Caring for your ClearCorrect™ aligners is easy. Just brush them clean and make sure the device is free of food particles. After meals, be sure to clean your teeth before you put the aligners on again.
Who is an ideal candidate for ClearCorrect™?
Both adults and teens with crooked teeth are candidates for ClearCorrect™. Younger patients who don’t have all their molars and seniors will need to schedule a consultation to determine the best option.
During your ClearCorrect™ consultation at Summit Dental Center™, we will determine the best option to address your needs and expectations.
What are the benefits of ClearCorrect™?
The biggest benefit is that the aligners are practically invisible when in place. No one will notice them unless they know what to look for. Another great benefit is that ClearCorrect™ aligners are easy to remove. While undergoing treatment, you can still lead an active lifestyle and enjoy the foods you love.
How much does ClearCorrect™ cost?
The cost of ClearCorrect™ varies depending on the complexity of your case. Summit Dental Center™ is happy to discuss financing options during your one-on-one consultation.
Are there financing options available for ClearCorrect™?
Yes, Summit Dental Center™ offers financing plans and payment options for ClearCorrect™. These will break the total cost of treatment into a series of monthly payments.
With seven convenient locations throughout the Houston area, we offer both extended and weekend hours to our patients. We are dedicated to providing quality dental service, so please contact us today to schedule your appointment and ask about our free consultations!