Thanks to advances in modern dental technology, there are a few different methods to straightening teeth for teens and adults alike. If you have been suffering from crooked teeth, you may wonder what the difference is between traditional braces and aligner treatment such as Invisalign®. It is a good idea to consult with your dentist if you have questions, but here are the basics of what you should know.   Invisalign®   Invisalign® is a teeth-straightening regimen that involves the use of a series of clear aligners to guide the teeth into the proper position. Treatment averages around one year for many patients, and number of aligners can vary from 15 to more than 30. Dr. Danielle Wehle can help fit you for your first aligners, which are customized to your teeth shape. Every few weeks, you will progress to the next aligner until the teeth are in the desired position. The clearness of the aligners makes them less noticeable than traditional braces.   Traditional Brac ...