16 months of Invisalign treatment to correct significant lower crowding.
Open bite - Habit Correction
This patient had a thumb sucking habit. She wore thumb sucking appliance for approximately 6 months to close the anterior open bite the habit caused.
Deep overbite - Lower front teeth bite into palate
A deep overbite can easily be corrected using clear Invisalign aligners in as little as 14-16 months.
Missing lateral incisors
This patient's lateral incisors were congenitally missing. She wore Invisalign aligners for 24 months to move the teeth into their correct positions, then the missing teeth were temporarily replaced with a retainer until she is able to have implants placed.
Underbite - Lower front teeth in front of upper teeth
This patients underbite was corrected in 16 months using Invisalign aligners.
Spacing of teeth
Spaces closed after only 8 months in Invisalign aligners!
Overjet - Protruding front teeth
This patient wore Invisalign aligners for 20 months to correct his significant over jet. He can now close his lips together without strain.
2 Phases of Treatment
This patient's parents were concerned about both aesthetics and the health of the erupting permanent teeth. Sometimes a patient can greatly benefit from a Phase 1, or early intervention treatment, followed by a Phase 2 when all the permanant teeth have erupted. This patient has bilateral crossbites and an anterior open bite.