Retainers 

We will fabricate a retainer for you once your braces are removed. Once braces are removed,  teeth have a tendency to shift naturally over time. It is crucial that you wear your retainer to prevent your teeth from moving.  We will advise wear instructions once treatment is completed.      

We will fabricate a retainer for you once your braces are removed. Once braces are removed,  teeth have a tendency to shift naturally over time. It is crucial that you wear your retainer to prevent your teeth from moving.  We will advise wear instructions once treatment is completed.      

A fixed retainer is a small wire that is cemented to the back of the teeth. There are dietary and oral hygiene considerations that go along with this type of retention appliance. 

What Should I Do if I Lose or Break My Retainer?

 

If any retainer is lost, or broken please call our office as soon as possible to prevent relapse from occurring. A new retainer should be fabricated in order to maintain alignment of your teeth. 

What if My Fixed Retainer Breaks?

If your fixed retainer breaks or becomes loose please call our office as soon as possible to prevent relapse from occurring. Your fixed retainer may need to be re-cemented to restore full retentive properties. 

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