Category Archives: Invisalign

invisalign braces worth cost

Are Invisalign Braces Worth the Cost?

by Dr. Gemmi on June 27, 2017

When you hear those dreaded words come out of your dentist’s mouth, "I think you need braces," you probably picture life with a mouth full of metal for a few years. Luckily though, today there are so many different options that you can choose from to get a straighter, more beautiful smile. There are clear braces, braces that go on the back of the teeth and Invisalign aligners as alternatives to the traditional metal braces. What will work for you depends on a lot of different factors...

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Why Invisalign is the Best Graduation Gift for the High School Grad

Why Invisalign is the Best Graduation Gift for the High School Grad

by Dr. Gemmi on June 5, 2017

Your teenager is getting ready to graduate high school and you still don’t know what to get him or her as a gift. Why not give them something that they will be able to enjoy for the rest of their live: A straighter, healthier smile? If your teen has crooked teeth that makes him or her feel self-conscious about smiling, don’t feel guilty about it any longer. Do something about it. It is never too late to get them proper orthodontic treatment and with Invisalign clear aligners, they...

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Invisalign Doctor Philadelphia

Why Orthodontics Limited Is One of the Top Invisalign Doctors in Philadelphia

by Dr. Gemmi on March 30, 2017

You finally got the news that you have been dreading. You need braces. The thought of being stuck with a metal mouth for a few years is probably not sitting well with you. Not to mention the thought of the financial investment it will take as well. Orthodontic treatment can seem every daunting but with the right orthodontist and the right type of treatment, you can have a straighter, more beautiful smile in less time than you think. Invisalign aligners are a great alternative to...

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Clean Invisalign Trays

How to Clean Invisalign Trays

by Dr. Gemmi on March 28, 2017

When your dentist told you that you needed braces you went with Invisalign aligners because they are clear, so not as noticeable, and easy to put in and out. They seemed like such a better option than traditional braces with all that metal and wires. But now that you have them on, you might be worrying about how to clean your Invisalign trays. Just like brushing and flossing are essential for healthy teeth and gums, properly cleaning your Invisalign trays is also important for good oral...

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Invisalign i7 Philadelphia

5 Ways Invisalign i7 Provides More Individualized Care

by Dr. Gemmi on March 22, 2017

Orthodontic treatment is a big investment in time and money, with most treatments taking between 12 and 24 months or sometimes even longer to see results. If you only have one or two crooked teeth or only a small gap between your two front teeth, these might seem too minor to get braces for. Luckily though you don’t just have to just deal with the slight imperfections if you don’t want to. Invisalign i7 offers you an easy way to fix minor dental problems. Here are 5 ways Invisalign...

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Things To Avoid

Top 9 Things to Avoid When Searching for Invisalign Near Me

by Dr. Gemmi on March 15, 2017

There are so many decisions when it comes to getting orthodontic treatment. Not only do you need to decide on what type of treatment to get, you need to pick a provider. Choosing the right provider is essential for the most effective treatment. If you have done some initial research and you are sold on the idea of Invisalign instead of traditional metal braces, then you need to find an orthodontist who is experienced in Invisalign treatment. Don’t be afraid to take some time and really...

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Smiling Affects Your Brain

How Smiling Affects Your Brain

by Dr. Gemmi on February 28, 2017

A smile may seem like such a simple thing that we tend to overlook its importance to our physical and mental well-being. Don’t discount your smile as just a superficial feature that doesn’t really matter in the longer scheme of things. The physical act of smiling can affect everything from your mood to your health to how others perceive you. The relationship in particular between your smile and your brain is particularly complex and scientists are continuing to study the connections...

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Getting Invisalign In College

4 Reasons Getting Invisalign in College Is Not Too Late

by Dr. Gemmi on February 25, 2017

While middle school and the teen age years are usually the most common time for orthodontic treatment, luckily there is no set time limit for when it will work. So if your parents couldn’t afford braces or Invisalign for you when you were younger, don’t worry. Your window of opportunity has not shut down for good. Invisalign is a particularly good option if you are a college student because they are clear and most people won’t even know you are wearing them. Here are some reasons...

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Smiling Affects People

How Smiling Affects Those Around You

by Dr. Gemmi on February 22, 2017

There is much talk on how smiling is good for us, but let’s not be selfish shall we. Smiling also has a big positive impact on those around us at well. The infectious nature of smiling doesn’t just mean you will make others smile back at you when you smile. It is so much more than that. The benefits of smiling are really circular in nature with the positive effects bouncing off you to your co-worker and then being returned to you two-fold. Here are some ways that smiling affects...

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Benefits Of Smiling

The Benefits of Smiling

by Dr. Gemmi on February 14, 2017

Did you ever really notice the power of a smile? Did you ever have a bad day that was transformed simply by someone smiling and being kind to you? Smiling is certainly infectious and can be a real mood booster. Smiling does whole lot more though and there is science to back it up. Smiling can affect your brain, your body and those around you too. The benefits of smiling are endless. Your Smile and Your Brain Scientists have found that the physical act of smile causes your brain to release...

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