John Romano DDS is now South Fork Family Dentistry. Dr. Romano and Dr. Shack are now Accepting New Patients.


Straighten Your Smile

  • Nearly Invisible Appearance
  • Removable Aligners
  • No Dietary Restrictions
  • Enhanced Comfort
  • Fewer Office Visits
  • Gradual and Gentle Tooth Movement
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Transforming Smiles with Invisalign®

Invisalign is a revolutionary orthodontic treatment that has altered the manner in which individuals attain straighter smiles. Here’s everything you should know about Invisalign:

What exactly is Invisalign?

Invisalign is a contemporary alternative to conventional braces for teeth alignment. It employs a series of clear, removable, smooth, and comfortable plastic aligners to progressively and gently move teeth into the desired positions. The treatment is tailored to your specific dental requirements and objectives.

How do invisible braces work?

Using advanced imaging technology, your orthodontist constructs a digital 3D model of your teeth for your individualized treatment plan. This allows them to plan the precise movements required to create the smile you desire.

A Sequence of Aligners: A series of customized aligners are manufactured based on the treatment plan. Each set of aligners is worn for approximately two weeks before moving on to the next set.
Gradual Alignment: Each aligner applies gentle pressure to specific teeth, guiding them progressively into their ideal positions. The aligners gradually shift your teeth, resulting in a gorgeously aligned smile.

Benefits of Invisalign:

The aligners are practically invisible, allowing you to correct your teeth without drawing attention to yourself.
Aligners can be removed for feeding, drinking, brushing, and flossing. This facilitates oral hygiene and allows you to appreciate your preferred foods.

Invisalign aligners are seamless and do not contain metal wires or brackets, which can cause discomfort or irritation.

The digital treatment plan provides a distinct road map, allowing you to visualize the anticipated outcome and monitor your progress.

Fewer Office Appointments: Compared to conventional braces, Invisalign typically requires fewer office visits for adjustments.

Invisalign can effectively treat a range of orthodontic conditions, from moderate to severe.

Enhanced Self-Esteem and Confidence: The inconspicuous nature of Invisalign aligners can enhance your self-respect and confidence throughout your treatment.

Is Invisalign the Right Choice for You?

Consultation with an experienced orthodontist is the optimal method to determine if Invisalign is right for you. They will evaluate your dental condition, discuss your desired outcomes, and recommend the best treatment option.

The duration of Invisalign treatment differs according to the complexity of your case and your treatment plan. On average, treatment can last between a few months and more than a year. During the consultation, your orthodontist will provide a more accurate estimate.

After Treatment: Upon completion of your Invisalign treatment, you will likely be provided with a retainer to help preserve your newly aligned smile. Regular retainer use and routine dental examinations are necessary to prevent molars from shifting back.

Invisalign has revolutionized orthodontic treatment by providing a non-obtrusive, comfortable, and efficient method to attain a straighter smile. Consult with an orthodontist to determine if Invisalign suits your dental demands and lifestyle.