Invisalign® Clear Braces in Wilmington

Misaligned teeth can lead to several other dental issues, such as infection in crowded areas that are susceptible to harmful bacteria. The aesthetic aspect is also concerning, as even bright teeth can experience a poor appearance when they are not linear and symmetrical.

Traditionally, an orthodontic correction was achieved through metal wires and brackets requiring regular adjustments. Even today, certain cases are determined to benefit from the original form of braces, but this should never discourage anyone inquiring about Invisalign.

Dr. Erin L. Rautio is a certified provider of the patented clear aligners, the more discreet and less-invasive version of dental braces. She performs careful examinations to see if clear braces are an option. Invisalign, on average, also takes a shorter amount of time to achieve straighter teeth than traditional brackets due to their design, which slowly moves teeth to their optimal positions.   

Clear Braces for You

Invisalign trays are custom-built for an individual’s smile and help different cases of misaligned teeth without the discomfort sometimes felt with traditional metal braces. The convenient ability to remove them allows patients to enjoy foods they like and take them off for special occasions. Dr. Rautio explains how to care for the trays and when to switch to a new set of aligners. Our entire team is happy to answer any questions, so we can to ensure you receive the best dental therapy available.

Additionally, teeth whitening can be incorporated into your Invisalign regimen to achieve an overall straighter, brighter smile. Lightening gel can be placed inside the trays for a convenient way treatment. 

How Do I Receive Invisalign Orthodontic Treatment?

To ensure a positive Invisalign experience:

  • Schedule an initial consultation with Rautio
  • An orthodontic treatment plan is developed
  • Personalized aligner trays are submitted for fabricating
  • The patient receives the first set of aligners and begins treatment
  • Enjoy the convenience of invisible braces and a straighter smile 

Clear-brace treatments require regular visits to our office to receive a new set of trays. The treatment is progressive, and each new plastic tray assortment makes minor, scheduled adjustments until you attain your optimal smile.  

Call to Learn More About Discreet Invisalign Clear Aligners

Do not delay fixing teeth that are out of alignment. Call today for more information on how you or your loved ones can receive this life-changing, popular treatment.   


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