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Teeth Shaving Before Or After Braces?

What is Teeth Shaving?

You may be asking. Does teeth shaving hurt? Can an orthodontist shave your teeth? Is teeth shaving even safe? Or simply wondering if teeth get shaved after braces or Invisalign or before.

An interproximal reduction is commonly referred to as teeth shaving. This procedure often becomes necessary for individuals with overcrowded teeth.

Overcrowding will cause issues with alignment if the individual requires braces. This is true for all types of braces from traditional metal braces to Invisalign.

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