Congratulations! You are finished with your orthodontic treatment. To make sure you keep your teeth straight and your smile beautiful, follow the instructions from your orthodontist regarding your retainer very closely. In addition, here are some basic tips on keeping your smile looking great and your orthodontic retainer intact.
Come in if you have a problem. Please do not attempt to adjust your retainer yourself! Call us to schedule an appointment and your orthodontist will help you figure out how to solve the problem.
Many patients wonder why they are told to wear a retainer after their braces have been removed. After all, weren’t the braces there to straighten your teeth? That’s why it’s important to understand the purpose and benefits of retainers, and how the success of your overall treatment depends on your commitment to wearing one. What […]read more »