What is Invisalign?


Simply, Invisalign® is the invisible alternative to braces. The Invisalign treatment is a strategically designed to gradually move and adjust your teeth for a straighter smile. Not only is Invisalign virtually invisible, but it’s also one of the most popular options for teens and adults.

How does it work?

Most patients experiencing crooked teeth or crowding in the mouth are great candidates for Invisalign. Invisalign is specifically designed to straighten teeth that suffer from crowding, overbites, underbites, gaps, and much more. Invisalign uses attachments to move teeth into proper positions to achieve the absolute best smile possible.

Invisalign Teen


Invisalign is most commonly used amongst young adults, but it’s a great option for teens! Most patients experiencing crooked teeth or crowding in the mouth are great candidates for Invisalign. Invisalign is specifically designed to straighten teeth that suffer from crowding, overbites, underbites, gaps, and much more. Invisalign uses attachments to move teeth into proper positions to achieve the absolute best smile possible.


Why people choose Invisalign


Benefits of Invisalign


Virtually Invisible - Comfortable and clear plastic allows you to smile confidently throughout your treatment

Completely Removable - Pop out your aligners to eat, drink, brush and floss as you normally would

Painlessly Quick - Spend less time at the dentist and still achieve the results you want

Thoroughly Comprehensive - View a customized plan and see your virtual results before you begin treatment

Invisalign® Treatment in Iowa City

Iowa City Invisalign Preferred Provider Dr. John Mergen and his friendly orthodontic team strive to provide the community of Iowa City with the innovative Invisalign technology that allows you to straighten your teeth without the hassle of braces. Invisalign uses a custom-made series of plastic aligners designed specifically for you that gently and gradually adjusts your smile.

iTero Digital Scanner


What is an iTero Scanner?

The iTero scanner is a machine that allows Dr. Mergen to take a 3D digital scan of your teeth and bite, make adjustments in real-time, and transmit your Invisalign file wirelessly for processing to the Invisalign Lab. iTero scanners also eliminates the messy puddy associated with traditional braces when taking an impression of your mouth. This means during Invisalign consultations, our Iowa City Invisalign patients have a quick, convenient, pleasant and “gag-free” experience at our office.

Invisalign Candidates


Most patients experiencing crooked teeth or crowding in the mouth are great candidates for Invisalign. Invisalign is specifically designed to straighten teeth that suffer from crowding, overbites, underbites, gaps, and much more. Invisalign uses attachments to move teeth into proper positions to achieve the absolute best smile possible.

Invisalign in Iowa City, IA

  • Invisalign in Iowa City, IA

    1570 Mall Dr #2,
    Iowa City, IA 52240

    (319) 383-7844

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Your Free Invisalign Consultation in Iowa City


Most patients experiencing crooked teeth or crowding in the mouth are great candidates for Invisalign. Invisalign is specifically designed to straighten teeth that suffer from crowding, overbites, underbites, gaps, and much more. Invisalign uses attachments to move teeth into proper positions to achieve the absolute best smile possible.

Invisalign Smile Assessment

It only takes 2 minutes to find out if Invisalign is a good option for you. Learn more below!