Published on July 15, 2021, Updated on May 3, 2024

See your new smile in as little as 6 months

If you want to achieve straighter teeth in just a short time, then Invisalign Express is the best option for you. Invisalign Express is specifically targeted for patients with only minor cases of teeth misalignment, overcrowding, or teeth spacing. Since the dental condition of the patient is only mild, the duration for this type of Invisalign treatment normally lasts for only 6 months.

Contents: What is Invisalign Express? | How long it takes? | FAQs

What is Invisalign Express?

Invisalign Express is an expedited type of treatment that functions the same way as the traditional Invisalign. However, this treatment can only be used by patients with minor cases of malocclusion as it only uses a maximum of 10 sets of clear aligners as compared to the traditional Invisalign which normally requires 20-30 aligners. Invisalign Express is specifically targeted for people whose misaligned teeth, overcrowding, or teeth spacing can be fixed in just 10 series of aligners or less. This type of Invisalign treatment usually lasts for only half a year.

How long does the process take?

Compared to traditional Invisalign aligners, Invisalign Express has more Advantages since the treatment period is significantly shorter. It corrects minor cases of malocclusion or bite problems in only 6 months which is the shortest duration of treatment in orthodontics dentistry. Comprising of smaller series of clear aligners (between 5 and 10), Invisalign Express are interchanged every two weeks. Cost clear braces.

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Who can be treated with Invisalign Express?

Invisalign Express are meant for patients with less complex cases of malocclusion such as minimal rotation of the front teeth, less than 2 mm of midline correction needed, less than 2 mm of crowding or spacing per arch, and less than 1.5 mm of expansion needed per arch. For more severe cases of teeth misalignment or bite issues, traditional Invisalign aligners are recommended. Contact us today to know more.

How many trays do I need for Invisalign Express?

Invisalign Express requires about 5 to 10 aligner trays to complete the treatment.

How does Invisalign Express compare with Invisalign?

The primary difference between Invisalign Express and traditional Invisalign is that the former has a shorter treatment period as compared to the latter. This is because Invisalign Express can only treat mild cases of malocclusion and bite problems. Traditional Invisalign, however, is capable of fixing most orthodontic problems regardless of their severity. The treatment period for traditional clear aligners are longer and require more aligner trays (about 25 or more) unlike Invisalign Express which only needs 5 to 10 trays.