NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 15, 2014) - Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling, D.M.D., P.C. (aka Dr. Jacquie Smiles) recently released an infographic that discusses the facts, numbers, and figures of Invisalign. As a highly experienced Orthodontist in NYC, Dr. Jacquie Smiles can help determine if Invisalign is right for you. Dr. Jacquie Smiles' goal is to help patients feel better about themselves by improving their health, occlusion, and dental esthetics.
Approximately 20% of the population does not have an ideal bite. According to the infographic, Invisalign straightens teeth by correcting crowding, spacing, overbite, under bite, and a deep bite.
Out of those who seek orthodontic treatment, 1 in 5 patients is over the age of eighteen. This shows that orthodontics is no longer just for kids, but for adults. Invisalign is an excellent option for both kids and adults, as it is nearly invisible.
Originally developed in 1997 by two Stanford University Graduates, Invisalign was later sold to U.S. orthodontists in 1999. It costs anywhere from $3,500 to $8,000, with an average cost of $5,500, and insurance covers an average of $500 to $1,500.
Invisalign is offered in more than 45 countries, and treats over 2.5 million patients. For those treated with Invisalign, there is a 96% patient satisfaction rate. "I would say more than 96% of my patients, who are treated with Invisalign, are more than satisfied with the end results." - Dr. Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling, D.M.D., P.C.
With Invisalign, you may achieve: healthier gums, a decreased risk of abnormal wear, and less dental visits. Also, they are virtually invisible, removable, and make cleaning your teeth easier. "Many of my patients find comfort in the idea of straightening their teeth with a product that is virtually invisible." - Dr. Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling, D.M.D., PC
A few celebrities who have straightened their smiles with Invisalign include: Oprah Winfrey, Tom Cruise, Katherine Heigl, Eva Longoria, Gisele Bundchen, Serena Williams, Justin Bieber, and Khloe Kardashian.
To view the full infographic with statistics and other interesting facts about Invisalign, please go to http://drjacquiesmiles.com/invisalign-facts-numbers-figures-infographic
About Dr. Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling, D.M.D. PC
Dr. Jacquie completed her DMD degree and orthodontic residency at Boston University and after graduation became the first female and youngest Director of B.U.'s Predoctoral Orthodontic Department. In 2005, Dr. Fulop-Goodling became Invisalign's National Spokesperson for an improved hygiene campaign. In 2007, she became one of the top 10 Invisalign doctors worldwide and was inducted into Invisalign's Premier Elite Club, awarded to the top 1% of providers. Dr. Fulop-Goodling has treated 3000 Invisalign patients and is currently ranked top 5 in the world. She currently practices in the NY Metropolitan area with locations throughout NYC, New Jersey and Long Island and out of 55,000 certified doctors is one 25 Faculty Members at Invisalign.