Can I whiten my teeth with a dental retainer?

Posted on: October 24th, 2018
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At first glance, a dental retainer looks like a custom whitening tray. However, there are many differences in their design and use. First and foremost…

Will a retainer straighten my teeth?

Posted on: October 9th, 2018
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Retainers are not typically designed to move teeth.  They hold your straightened teeth in place to prevent unwanted tooth movement.  However, at the end of orthodontic treatment your doctor might continue to align your teeth with a special type of retainer – often called an aligner.   Aligners come in many different forms.  Some aligners are […]

What happens if I don’t wear my orthodontic retainer?

Posted on: September 4th, 2018
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At first glance, a dental retainer looks like a custom whitening tray. However, there are many differences in their design and use. First and…