This Long Island Doctor Is Treating Misaligned
Teeth Using Invisalign Technology
Are you self-conscious about your
teeth and your smile, but don't
want to be restricted by metal
braces? Check out the new
Invisalign treatment from Dr
The service, based in East
Northport, is available if you or your
children have misaligned teeth and
bites and notice food getting caught
in your teeth, chipping, crowding
teeth and biting problems.
Misaligned teeth can lead
to gum disease, worn
teeth, and premature tooth
This makes the aligners more
comfortable and easier to input and
remove, applies a gentle, constant
force, improves control of teeth
movement, and gives you
predictable results faster than
Invisalign aligners are clear and
removable, allowing you to carry
on with everyday life as normal,
continue to eat your usual foods
and show your teeth without
The 'early interceptive' or
Phase 1 Treatment service for
young children allows her to
spot subtle problems with jaw
growth or emerging teeth.
Within Phase 2, you are given the
choice between traditional braces
or Invisalign depending on their
suitability. These treatments will
work to straighten your teeth within
around 18 - 24 months.
Once this phase is complete, Dr
Cuoccio will fabricate a retainer for
you to stop teeth shifting over time.
This may also include fixed retainers,
a small wire that is cemented to the
back teeth to keep them in place.
She says that she is "Passionate
about providing orthodontic
treatment to both children and
adults" and is "Focused on
creating beautiful and healthy
smiles to last a lifetime."
Dr Nicole is the orthodontist
you can trust to look after
you and your children's
for more information.