ORTHODONTIC RETAINERS: DO YOU REALLY NEED THEM?

Orthodontic Retainers: Do You Really Need Them? So, you’ve been wearing braces for anywhere from 6 months to 4 years.  It seems that the treatment will never end. Then that long awaited day arrives and you FINALLY get your braces off or finish your Invisalign treatment and now the dentist tells you that you have to wear a retainer. What’s the point of that?  Is the dentist just trying to...

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WHY CONSIDER ORTHODONTICS?

Why should a patient consider orthodontics? Nobody likes to have crooked teeth or some displeasing dental cosmetic irregularity that they have to see in the mirror every morning. While there are other ways to correct cosmetic problems, like whitening or veneers, if the teeth are in the wrong place, orthodontics is usually the best answer. WHAT ARE THE REASONS? Patients are more concerned...

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