Modern orthodontic treatment doesn’t always involve traditional brackets and wires. Today, there are multiple options such as invisible braces in Colorado Springs are made of clear plastic or tooth-colored materials. At 21st Street Dental Group our patients enjoy having a discreet alternative to more eye-catching metal braces.
Invisible braces are no different than traditional metal orthodontics except they are more discreet! Ceramic braces and other clear teeth straighteners in Colorado Springs provide patients 21st Street Dental Group with an equally effective treatment option.
Clear aligner trays are not the same as clear braces. Aligners such as Invisalign are made of custom-fitted hard, clear plastic. This type of orthodontic treatment works well for patients of any age in need of minor orthodontic correction.
The type of braces you choose, must meet your unique needs and fit your lifestyle. Clear braces are a great option for both adults and teenagers. However, your Colorado Springs orthodontist at 21st Street Dental Group will work with you to determine the best treatment course for you.
Aligners and ceramic braces offer more discreet orthodontic correction than traditional metal braces. Clear braces are more aesthetically pleasing to many 21st Street Dental Group patients who need orthodontic treatment. They feel more confident about fixing their teeth knowing they won’t have to wear a mouth full of metal.
On another note, treatment with Invisalign, other clear aligners, and ceramic braces comes at a higher cost than metal braces. Clear orthodontics is more expensive because the necessary treatment time is usually longer than with traditional brackets and wires. For this reason, we offer affordable financing options at 21st Street Dental Group in Colorado Springs. In addition, ceramic braces are prone to staining when you smoke or eat and drink heavily pigmented foods and beverages.
Book an Invisalign consultation with our experienced Colorado Springs dentist to determine if invisible aligners or clear braces are the best options for you. Our Colorado Springs Invisalign dentist will answer all questions and provide additional information about each orthodontic correction option. To learn more invisible braces and all the available options, contact our Colorado Springs dental office today to schedule an appointment.