Can Invisalign Correct Widely Spaced Teeth?

invisalignIf you have widely spaced teeth, you already know that you need braces to correct them and realign them with your bite. With this condition, you may think that Invisalign, the nearly invisible non-bracket option for braces, is not a possibility for you, but Invisalign can fix widely spaced teeth.

Invisalign is a clear, plastic tray customized for your teeth that can straighten teeth and narrow spaces in between teeth. Over the period of treatment, your dentist will periodically adjust your Invisalign tray to gradually and gently coax your teeth into their ideal positions. Therefore, your dentist can use the trays to narrow the gaps between your teeth, and you won’t have to fully resign yourself to the idea of wearing traditional braces.

Invisalign treatment usually takes a year for optimal results, but treatment can be longer or shorter depending on the depth of your problem.[..Read More]