Invisalign treatment is easy at Water’s Edge Dentistry. Dr. Dahlkemper is one of the top Invisalign providers in Charleston, SC. We pride ourselves in how fast, easy, and affordable we make this process for patients.

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Invisalign FAQ’s

Many orthodontists and dentists are Invisalign-trained doctors, but not all are. Doctors who want to offer Invisalign treatment must complete specialized training. Here at Water’s Edge Dentistry, Dr. Dahlkemper is one of the top providers in Charleston, SC to offer Invisalign.

Invisalign treatment is the most advanced clear aligner system in the world, backed by more than two decades of innovation. Unlike braces, Invisalign clear aligners are removable and virtually invisible. There are no wires and brackets, so you don’t need to change the way you brush and floss. And, you can continue to eat all your favorite foods.

Many patients are candidates for Invisalign. Call Dr. Dahlkemper for a free consultation and smile simulation so you are able to see how you would benefit from treatment

Invisalign and braces typically cost about the same.

Invisalign Treatment starts with a consultation with an Invisalign-trained doctor. Dr. Dahlkemper can evaluate your smile and then map out a precise, customized digital treatment plan that showcases the step-by-step transformation of your smile. Once your plan is approved, your customized aligners will be created.

Aligners will be worn 22 hours a day, and changed to a new set every 1 to 2 weeks, as directed by your doctor. Each set of aligners will gently and gradually shift your teeth into place until you reach your beautiful new smile.

Nope! Invisalign clear aligners are removable, so there are no food restrictions at all. With traditional wires and brackets, there are many foods you can’t enjoy because they can get stuck in your braces. Just stay away from cumin and curry they can stain the aligners highlighter yellow!

Depending on the complexity of your case, you could complete your treatment in as little as 6 months, but you’ll start seeing results in a matter of weeks. Average treatment is anywhere from 6-18months.

Typically an Invisalign patient you’ll need to pop in to see your dentist around once every 8 weeks. Having the close eye of an experienced dentist will ensure that everything is moving in the right direction!

Many dental insurance plans cover Invisalign treatment the same way they cover traditional braces. Your insurance may pay for a certain dollar amount or may pay for a certain percentage of your Invisalign treatment, or it t every policy is written differently.