Inman Aligner? Is this the future of Orthodontics?

The Inman aligner is a fantastic orthodontic appliance that can move your teeth super fast. In as little as eight to twelve weeks! Many adults are self-conscious of crowded rotated or gappy front teeth which can really affect their self-confidence. Not showing your teeth when you smile, hiding your teeth with your hand, or not smiling at all. We hear this alot from our patients at Time Dental.

What is the Inman Aligner?

The Inman aligner is an orthodontic removable brace. According to Taher Rashid, a Farnham Dentist it is designed to move your upper or lower front teeth. It is specifically designed to move the four upper or lower incisor teeth. It is relatively discreet and can be taken out when eating food so you can eat what you normally eat.

How does the Inman Aligner work?

Using special springs that are incorporated into the orthodontic appliance, the Aligner gently squeezes the teeth into a better alignment. The appliance needs to be worn for a minimum of fifteen hours a day to ensure your teeth move correctly. You will need to see the dentist every two weeks for adjustments. The time frame for Inman Aligner treatment can vary between eight to twenty weeks depending on each case and how complex the teeth movements that are required.

Does the Inman Aligner treatment hurt?

No. The secret of the aligner is that it uses very gentle pressure to move the teeth into the correct position. Any initial discomfort can be dealt with using paracetamol.