Invisalign® An Overview
Crooked teeth can affect your self-confidence, impact the function of your bite, and increase your risk of developing dental health concerns. Straighter, properly aligned bites promote improved oral health. For patients who wish to straighten their teeth but do not want the hassle of traditional metal braces, Invisalign@reg; may be the solution.
Dr. Audrey Myers is an Emerald Isle, NC Invisalign provider. Invisalign is a clear braces alternative to traditional metal braces. Invisalign provides a discreet way for teen and adult patients with mild orthodontic concerns to straighten their teeth. Dr. Myers may recommend Invisalign to help patients realign crooked teeth, to treat malocclusion or as a part of a TMJ therapy treatment plan.
Invisalign can be used to correct:
- Gaps between teeth
- Uneven teeth
- Misaligned teeth
- Crowded teeth
Invisalign For TMJ
Dr. Myers is highly trained in functional bite analysis and TMD therapy. Dr. Myers will evaluate the jaw joint and related muscles to analyzes their functional health. Dr. Myers offers personalized TMJ therapy for the long-term stability of the bite and jaw health.
TMD is commonly caused by malocclusion or a misalignment of the bite. For many patients, Invisalign is an effective treatment option that can help to alleviate associated chronic pain symptoms. Invisalign can be used as a part of a comprehensive TMJ treatment plan.