LightForce Customized 3D Printed Braces Provider Serving Wexford, Bridgeville and Pittsburgh Invisalign Orthodontist Pittsburgh, PA

LightForce Braces pairs the latest technology with advanced teeth straightening for the world's first 3D printed braces. These custom-fit braces are designed for every single tooth to ensure optimal function and esthetics. 3D printed on machines that are designed to produce parts for jet engines and space travel, LightForce Braces are the most advanced braces in the Pittsburgh area and the world! If you or your teen have been recommended orthodontic treatment, it's time to learn more about LightForce Braces.

How do LightForce Braces Work?

LightForce Braces are 3D printed braces that are custom-fit to each of your teeth. Dr. King first uses an intraoral scanner to capture pictures of your teeth at your consultation appointment. Using these images, your LightFore Braces are designed with a custom prescription for each tooth that will treat your unique condition. Once designed, LightForce Braces are 3D printed using machines designed to produce parts for space travel and jet engines.

Benefits of Invisalign

Benefits of Invisalign

Invisalign® clear aligners are virtually invisible. The eyes will be on your smile, and not your treatment.

Benefits of Invisalign

The clear plastic material of the aligners is gentle on cheeks and gums.

Benefits of Invisalign

You can take your aligners out to eat, practice musical instruments, brush your teeth, or attend important events.

Benefits of Invisalign

Clear aligners are custom-molded with your dream smile in mind, and we use state-of-the-art digital scans to create precise molds.

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Benefits of LightForce Braces

Customized Unlike traditional braces, which are pre-fabricated, LightForce BRaces are designed to accommodate every tooth in your mouth for a comfortable, custom fit. Discreet Choose from the Cloud bracket, with a pop of solid white color, or go more discreet with the Light bracket, a translucent, clear bracket that is barely noticeable to the naked eye. Effective With the custom-fit approach, you can enjoy healthier treatment outcomes with LightForce Braces. Convenient Save time with shorter treatment durations and fewer appointments compared to traditional braces.
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Invisalign FAQs

Learn more about Invisalign by reading through the common questions we get from patients.

Gather any questions about Invisalign treatment that you may have, such as:
  • How long will my treatment last?
  • Do you accept my dental insurance?
  • Are there any payment plans for Invisalign treatment?
We also recommend that you bring along your insurance card and any dental history information you may have.

You will start the treatment process with a consultation at King Orthodontics with our Invisalign-trained orthodontists. We will evaluate your smile during your initial consultation and answer any questions you may have.

One of the major benefits of this treatment is that the aligners are clear. Unlike traditional braces, people may not even notice that you are wearing Invisalign. Another benefit is the aligners can be removed to eat, drink, floss, and for special occasions. You also don’t have to deal with the maintenance of metal brackets or wires that could break or irritate your gums and cheeks.

To begin your treatment, your orthodontist will create a customized digital treatment plan. This plan will be used to map out the exact movements of your teeth. Your clear aligners will be designed to apply gentle pressure to your teeth at the right place and at the right time based on the specifics of your plan. Your orthodontist will monitor your progress and check that your aligners fit correctly throughout this process.

The clear aligners are made of a flexible plastic material. It is a patented thermoplastic called SmartTrack that was created specifically for Invisalign treatment.

Invisalign will have a minimal impact on your daily life. The aligners are clear and nearly invisible and can be removed for eating, drinking, brushing, and flossing. They can also be removed for special occasions, playing sports, or playing an instrument.

No. You can remove your aligners before eating, so you don’t have to restrict yourself from foods such as caramel or popcorn like you would with traditional braces.

Children, teens, and adults can use Invisalign as an alternative to metal braces. Nearly all simple to complex bite issues and teeth-straightening problems can be treated with Invisalign. Your dentist can perform an exam to determine if Invisalign will meet your treatment needs.

You should wear your aligners 20-22 hours a day, only removing them to eat, drink, brush, and floss. You can expect to change to a new set of aligners every 1 to 2 weeks.
You can use the Invisalign Cleaning System to care for your aligners, or you can brush them with a toothbrush and toothpaste and rinse them with lukewarm water. Avoid using hot water because it can warp the plastic, ruining the aligner. Be sure to brush your teeth after every meal before you place your aligners back into your mouth.

Why Choose King Orthodontics?

Why Choose King Orthodontics for Invisalign
Convenient Office

Two convenient office locations in Wexford and Bridgeville to meet your needs.

Why Choose King Orthodontics for Invisalign
Experienced Staff

For over 30 years, King Orthodontics has helped children and adult achieve confident, healthy smiles.

Why Choose King Orthodontics for Invisalign
Top Technology

From Invisalign, Periodontics, and Two-Phase Treatment and more, King Orthodontics uses the best technology to serve their patients.

Why Choose King Orthodontics for Invisalign
Online Scheduling

Easily schedule your next appointment using our convenient online scheduling system.

Why Choose King Orthodontics for Invisalign
Financing Available

Several financial options are available including payment plans and convenient online payment services.