Clear aligners for teens

Top clear aligner provider in Sugar Land & Rosenberg

Your teen wants to have straight teeth, but they don’t want to deal with the complications of metal braces, such as avoiding certain foods and braces showing in all their selfies. Consider clear aligners as an effective solution. Clear aligners are removable during meals to straighten teeth gradually. They fit perfectly within an active teen’s lifestyle. Made popular by the Invisalign® system, clear aligners offer many benefits parents can appreciate as well.

How clear aligners for teens works

Clear aligners work differently from traditional braces, and many parents appreciate those differences. The clear aligner process begins with in-depth measurements and imaging of the mouth to build a set of aligners that will address your teen’s orthodontic issues. We give the teen several months’ worth of aligners, which they can change weekly.

Clear aligners for teens can work faster than traditional braces, and your teen won’t have to come into the office for regular monthly adjustments. It may be tempting for your teen to take their aligners out frequently, but they should only remove them when they eat and brush their teeth. The rest of the time, they should wear the aligners for optimal results.

Teens can eat whatever they want since they can take the aligners out for meals. While they should strive to take care of and keep track of their aligners, we understand accidents can happen. Just call us if they misplace an aligner or get mixed up about when to change them.

Is your teen a good fit for clear aligners?

Clear aligner treatment is one of the numerous treatment options for teens. Is it a good fit for your teen? The best candidates for this plan:

  • Is your teen responsible? Getting clear aligners demands a high level of responsibility. Your teen must keep track of their aligners when they take them off to eat and put them back in after they finish. Teens must remember to replace their aligners once a week, and they should carry a case with them to store the aligners when they drink anything other than water.
  • What orthodontic issues does your teen have? Clear aligners work best to fix slight overcrowding in the mouth, gaps between some teeth, slight over- or underbites, and crooked teeth. Other treatment methods, such as braces, may be more effective in resolving serious problems.

Trust Garrett & Boyd Orthodontics

As clear aligners providers, we offer an outstanding experience to our young patients. We help them understand the clear aligner process and feel invested in it. Our office takes pride in our premium care and quality treatment as a trusted clear aligner provider.

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