An increasing number of grown-ups nowadays are opting to straighten their teeth but are lucky enough to not have to endure expensive and painful metal braces thanks to Clear Aligners. These aligners are custom-made retainers that fit over teeth and are designed to gradually move teeth into their proper position. Clear-aligner treatment involves expert orthodontist taking a mold of the patient’s teeth and preparing a digitized treatment plan. The computerized model suggests stages between the current and desired teeth positions, and aligners are created for each stage.
You may have heard of night time aligners, they are used primarily to help straighten teeth as we sleep and are usually kept on for around 10 hours of the day until we get up to do our daily business. Often daily aligners are worn for 20-22 hours a day. Whilst it might seem