If your teeth are crooked, you’re in good company: 9 in 10 people have at least slightly crooked teeth. Today, there are many methods for straightening teeth, such as clear aligners. In particular, Clear Correct aligners are a modern orthodontic solution designed to help you achieve the harmonious smile you’ve always envisioned.
By strategically and consistently applying pressure, ClearCorrect® aligners gently move your teeth into their ideal positions. This not only enhances the aesthetics of your smile but also optimizes the function of your teeth. When left untreated, misaligned teeth can interfere with bite function, accelerate wear and tear, and make your teeth more prone to cavities. If you’re looking for a discreet straightening solution without the hassle of traditional braces, Clear Correct aligners may be right for you.
Clear Correct Advantages
ClearCorrect® aligners offer numerous advantages over other straightening systems, such as traditional braces. Read on to learn more about these benefits.
Clear aligners offer versatility by effectively addressing a wide range of orthodontic issues, from mild to moderate misalignment. They can correct overcrowded teeth, gaps, overbites, underbites, and more, making them versatile for various dental needs. Plus, their adaptability means they can cater to both adult and adolescent patients.
Who doesn’t want to improve their smile discreetly? Clear Correct aligners are nearly invisible when worn, providing a virtually undetectable orthodontic solution. Unlike traditional metal braces, they don’t draw attention to the mouth, allowing you to maintain your confidence and appearance throughout treatment.
These aligners are crafted from smooth, comfortable materials that minimize irritation and soreness often associated with traditional braces. Your aligner trays are also perfectly customized to you, fitting your teeth like a glove. As a result, you’ll experience minimal discomfort during your orthodontic journey, making Clear Correct a comfortable option for teeth straightening.
Clear Correct aligners are not only durable but also stain-resistant. Crafted from high-quality multi-layered plastic, they maintain their integrity throughout the treatment duration, ensuring consistent tooth movement. Additionally, their stain-resistant properties prevent discoloration. Your aligners will maintain their transparency throughout your treatment course.
Clear Correct aligners offer unmatched convenience. They are removable so that you can eat, drink, and clean your teeth without restrictions. This convenience enhances oral hygiene and simplifies everyday life, as there are no dietary restrictions or complex cleaning routines to follow.
Due to their design, Clear Correct trays stay on the teeth better than other clear aligners, making them more effective in achieving your desired look. By applying strategic and steady pressure, the aligners gradually shift your teeth into their correct positions, ensuring a lasting and aesthetically pleasing result.
During your regular check-ups at Hope Dental, we will monitor your progress and offer guidance to make your treatment as effective as possible.
Frequently Asked Questions about Clear Correct Aligners
Who is a good candidate for Clear Correct?
If you are dealing with any of the following orthodontic issues, you may be eligible for Clear Correct:
- Spacing issues
- Over bite
- Cross bite
- Open bite
- Under bite
We can correct these and other issues with clear aligners.
How long do I need to wear my aligners?
You will wear your aligners 22 hours per day, taking them out to eat, drink, and brush your teeth. You’ll wear each set of aligners will be worn for about two weeks, depending on your personalized treatment plan. Each set applies gentle pressure to move your teeth.
Your overall treatment timeline will depend on the specifics of your case, but the average length of treatment with Clear Correct is about 12 months. For most patients, aligners are a faster treatment option than traditional braces, but only if worn as directed.
What do I do if I forget to wear my aligners?
Compliance is crucial for teeth straightening with clear aligners. If the aligners are not worn consistently, treatment halts. Forgetting to wear your aligners for an extended time will ultimately prolong the time it takes to correct your smile.
What do I care for my teeth and aligners?
Caring for your Clear Correct aligners is easy. You can brush them with your toothbrush, using cool water and a non-abrasive toothbrush. To maintain the health of your teeth, be sure to remove your aligners and follow a proper oral hygiene routine: brush twice a day, floss daily, and rinse with an antimicrobial mouthwash.
How much do Clear Correct aligners cost?
At your consultation, we will discuss the cost of treatment, which depends on your specific needs and goals. If you have dental insurance, your plan may cover some of the cost of treatment. We will coordinate with your insurance company to help you maximize your benefits.
For out-of-pocket expenses, we partner with CareCredit to offer our patients flexible financing options for their needed dental care. With 0% introductory rates and various term length options, rest assured that your treatment can fit your budget.
Book a Clear Correct Consultation Today
If you or a loved one is struggling with misaligned teeth, Dr. Ras and his team are ready to help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted. At your consultation, we will help you determine if Clear Correct is right for you or if another orthodontic treatment is best. Throughout your journey, you can expect expert guidance and compassionate care, no matter what treatment you pursue.
Contact us today to schedule a consultation and discover the transformative power of Clear Correct aligners.