Category: Invisalign

Why Orthodontists Often Recommend Clear Aligners


Invisalign clear aligners are becoming very popular and are being used by a sizable proportion of the 4 million Americans that wear braces. Invisalign “braces” are designed not to draw any attention while correcting your misaligned teeth. They are made from clear, BPA-free plastic aligners, making your braces invisible. Orthodontists customize these aligners by taking […]

Why You Should Start Using Invisalign Today


Most people think that Invisalign is only meant for cosmetic purposes. They’re wrong! Yes, having straight teeth gives you a perfect smile, which boosts your confidence. However, Invisalign clear aligners have much more to offer.  Unlike the metal braces, Invisalign aligners are made of clear plastic. You can also remove them easily to eat, drink, […]

Why Traditional Braces Are Still Important

With so many types of orthodontic treatments available today, you might wonder why people still opt for the clunky, metal-mouth look of traditional braces. While each of these new treatments provide advantages over traditional braces, there are still some things that make traditional braces the best treatment option. Showtime Smiles Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry® is […]

5 Invisalign Myths

Choosing an orthodontic treatment is rightfully stressful. With the time and money commitments required, you want to make sure that the treatment you opt for is the absolute best option for you. Careful research and a thorough consultation with your orthodontist can get you there. But it’s important to keep in mind that some treatments, […]

What is Invisalign?

Traditional metal braces were once the only option for patients with crooked or misaligned teeth. While metal braces have only become more efficient at correcting these issues, other orthodontic devices have been developed in recent years as alternatives to metal braces. Invisalign clear alignment trays are one of the most popular of these alternatives, however, […]