Invisalign Blog Posts

Dealing with Invisalign Discomfort

Dr. Degel Mar 2, 2020

Invisalign provider Dr. Carmen Every-Degel offers tips for dealing with discomfort from Invisalign® treatment.

Understanding Invisalign Attachments

Dr. Degel Jan 22, 2020

Invisalign® attachments and buttons may be part of the orthodontic treatment process. The dentists at Astoria Dental Group explain how they work.

Using a Retainer after Invisalign®

Dr. Degel Dec 27, 2019

After Invisalign treatment at Astoria Dental Group, patients will be provided with a retainer to maintain teeth straightening results.

Invisalign and Smoking

Dr. Degel Nov 6, 2019

Patients can smoke during Invisalign® treatment, but there are consequences. The dentists of Astoria Dental Group explain why it’s a problem.

Tips for Removing and Placing Invisalign Aligner Trays

Dr. Degel Sep 6, 2019

Removing and placing Invisalign® aligners is relatively easy. Our dentists share some advice for patients undergoing invisible orthodontic treatment.

How to Clean and Care for Invisalign® Aligners

Dr. Degel Aug 6, 2019

The experienced team at Astoria Dental Group teaches patients how to clean and care for Invisalign aligners throughout their teeth straightening treatment.

Treatment for Misshaped or Twisted Incisors

Dr. Degel May 22, 2019

Twisted, crooked, or misshaped incisors can be treated using cosmetic dentistry, restorative dental care, or orthodontic procedures.

Why Compliance Matters: Following the Invisalign® 22-hour Rule

Dr. Degel Mar 6, 2019

Invisalign is convenient and effective. However, the trays must be worn for at least 20 hours a day. Find out why compliance is important.

Overbite vs Overjet: Understanding the Difference

Dr. Degel May 23, 2018

Our team discusses overbite vs overjet, and explores the characteristics and treatment options for these orthodontic issues.

Treatment for Overlapping Teeth

Dr. Degel Apr 27, 2018

Dr. Clifford Degel and Dr. Carmen Every-Degel discuss treatment options for overlapping teeth, including Invisalign and porcelain veneers.

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