Orthodontic Treatment

In orthodontic treatment, correct closure is ensured by the movement of the teeth in the bone. Evaluation is made with 3D imaging methods and corticotomy is performed. corticotomy; It is the process of creating small scratches on the bone with a piezosurgical device under the gums.

In this way, the movement of the teeth in the bone is facilitated and the treatment time is shortened. No stitches are used in the surgery, the scratches are closed in 1 day, the recovery period is 1-2 days. Orthodontic treatment controls continue.

Control sessions, which are usually 4-6 weeks, decrease to 1-2 weeks. Thus, the orthodontic treatment time is shortened by about half.

Invisalign Application in Orthodontics

Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment method developed for the correction of crowded, gap and more complex malocclusions in the teeth without applying metal or ceramic brackets to the visible surfaces of the teeth.

Invisalign clear aligners allow your teeth to move within physiological limits. Unlike traditional brackets, the Invisalign process not only controls the amount of movement provided by each clear aligner, but also controls the movement time. Therefore, only certain teeth will move in accordance with the amount of Invisalign movement planned for each aligner. The result is an effective force application system.

The total duration depends on the complexity of the treatment and is generally similar to conventional bracket treatments. You will be given detailed information as a result of the diagnosis made by your doctor during the examination.

The best way to clean your clear aligners is to brush without toothpaste, rinse in warm water, and use clear aligner cleaning tablets from pharmacies or the cleaning crystals that Invisalign ships in your first session. It’s important to brush your teeth before putting on your clear aligners after a meal.

Invisalign treatment versus traditional braces?/Comparison of traditional brackets and Invisalign treatment?

Invisalign clear aligners are virtually invisible and attachments applied to the teeth during treatment are often unnoticeable from the outside. Because Invisalign clear aligners are removable, you can remove your aligners and eat and drink during treatment. However, meal times should not be long in order for tooth movement to occur and to increase the effectiveness of treatment. You can also remove your clear aligners and brush your teeth and floss for interdental cleaning to maintain your normal hygiene routine.

Unlike traditional fixed brackets, there are no metal brackets and wires. For this reason, in most cases, your doctor who applied your Invisalign aligners can perform the necessary checks and procedures in a shorter time. Finally, Invisalign treatment allows you to see your treatment plan and expected results even before treatment begins, so you can see what your teeth will look like when your treatment is complete.