Why I Prefer Invisalign for Senior Patients

I know some people think I am contradicting myself, but I am indeed a fan of Invisalign. For a young, healthy, class 1 patient, there are many alternative aligner options for treatment that are just as good as Invisalign and can save you or the patient a lot of money.

That being said, orthodontics isn’t only for kids anymore and for our senior patients, in my professional opinion, Invisalign is the only way to go. Here’s why:


1. The abfractions. Invisalign has the most gentle plastic and the most forgiving trimline- I’ve seen other systems crack teeth with abfractions and extensive fillings..

2. Their pontics are nicest

3. Lowest/slowest forces for perio

If you’d like more information on clear aligner options besides Invisalign or if you’d like help with any aligner or orthodontic case, please contact us at www.straightsmilesolutions.com

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