Invisalign Teen: The Clear Alternative to Braces

Invisalign Teen Union, NJ

Dr. Christel A. Hummert and the team at Garden State Orthodontics offer their patients who work in or live near Union, NJ Invisalign Teen, a clear and removable orthodontic treatment meant just for teenagers. The aligner trays are made of a clear, thermoplastic material that are custom made to fit over the teeth. They gently exert pressure on misaligned teeth to bring them into a more natural, functional, and attractive position. Invisalign Teen is the clear alternative to traditional braces.

Why Choose Invisalign Teen in Union NJ


With Invisalign Teen, there are no wires, no brackets, and no rubber bands are used . A clear plastic tray that fits snugly over the teeth are all that is involved in treatment with Invisalign. Invisalign Teen lets teens keep their appearance intact while gently improving their smiles.


The clear aligners for teens can be removed by the wearer for eating, drinking, brushing, flossing, and cleaning the trays. They are discreet to wear and easy to remove when they need to be, in such instances as participating in sports or playing a musical instrument. Teens don’t need to be self-conscious about wearing Invisalign. They are practically invisible to the casual observer. Invisalign must be worn to be effective. However, they should be worn 23 hours per day to achieve the best results.

Easy to care for

The clear trays are easy to clean by brushing the trays with regular toothpaste and toothbrush. In addition, rinsing with a denture cleanser will keep the tray clean and fresh. Because they are removable, it can be kept clean, even when the wearer is on the go. When the wearer brushes their teeth regularly, they can clean the clear aligner trays at the same time.


Invisalign Teen straightens teeth to a more functional, attractive position. Treatment with the clear aligners typically takes the same amount of time with traditional braces. With conscientious application, the  wearer can safely, gently, and almost invisibly correct important orthodontic issues with confidence and minimum effort.

For teenagers in Union, NJ, the idea of undergoing orthodontic treatment can be stressful. Treatment with Invisalign Teen helps the wearer take the best school or team photos, birthday party candids, and close-up selfies. all of this is done without worrying about the appearance of their smiles. Dr. Hummert and the Garden State Orthodontics professionals are sensitive to their teen patients’ needs and sensibilities.

Dr. Hummert and the team at Garden State Orthodontics are experts in Invisalign Teen. If you have any questions pertaining to braces, clear braces, Invisalign, or Invisalign Teen in Springfield, NJ, Maplewood, NJ, Union, NJ, Summit, NJ, Short Hills, NJ, Mountainside, NJ, Millburn, NJ or would like to schedule a complimentary consultation with Dr. Hummert, contact Garden State Orthodontics at: (973) 379-4471.