Can I remove the wire retainer behind my teeth?

Posted on: September 25th, 2018
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Great news!  You can replace your permanent wire retainer with a removeable clear retainer.  However, keeping your smile straight now depends on you – not the wire.  Four out of five orthodontic patients are teenagers. Not surprisingly, teens do not follow their doctor’s directions as well as adults.  Even adults struggle to create new habits – like wearing a removeable clear retainer every day during sleep.  Many orthodontists prefer permanent […]

How do I fix a broken retainer?

Posted on: September 18th, 2018
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If you own model glue and bailing wire – just leave it in the drawer, Mr Fixit. Orthodontic retainers are custom fit to your teeth. They hold your…