The look of a straight, healthy smile exudes an image of supreme confidence that makes people feel more positively toward you. Many people avoid socializing when they feel embarrassed about their teeth. Often, we hear of people who avoid eating, talking, laughing, and smiling in public due to their insecurities involving their teeth. This why at Derek H. Tang, DDS & Todd S. Adams DDS, Drs. Todd Adams and Derek Tang are excited to offer their patients invisible teeth braces such as Invisalign and SureSmile.
Traditional orthodontics use wires and brackets to strengthen teeth gradually over time. While the results can feel well worth it, many still find the process more than they can bear.
First, there’s the unattractive quality of having teeth encased in a metal cage. Many consider the treatment worse than the misalignment and decide to live with it rather than wear braces.
Thankfully, clear orthodontics like SureSmile and Invisalign resolves many of the reservations people have toward braces by offering a more attractive and convenient alternative. These two aligners can address crossbites, underbites, overbites, gaps, crooked teeth, and overcrowding.
The aligners are custom-made for each patient, and the patient usually wears them 20-22 hours per day, taking them out only when they eat, drink, and perform routine oral maintenance such as brushing and flossing. Those who stay within compliance with their doctor’s instructions often see the best results. Most of our patients reach their alignment goal in around one year without needing a referral to see an orthodontist.
There are several advantages to using Suresmile or Invisalign over traditional orthodontics, such as:
Find out if SureSmile or Invisalign is your best option for tooth straightening by calling (408) 355-9292 to schedule your consultation with Dr. Adams or Dr. Tang today.
Dr Todd Adams is passionate on providing the highest quality of personalized care at his practice in Sunnyvale, CA. He takes pride in creating beautiful smiles, and keeping his patients of all ages happy with healthy teeth and gums.
A graduate from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dr Adams then completed his Post-Baccalaureate studies at San Francisco State University. He also has a Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University.
Dr Todd Adams is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the California Dental Association (CDA), and the Santa Clara County Dental Society.