Retention

How Long Should You Wear Your Retainer?

How Long Should You Wear Your Retainer?

Braces are an investment in your smile! So how long should you plan to wear your retainer? A retainer is a small, custom-fit device that reinforces the new position of your teeth after your braces are removed. But for many patients, especially the youngest ones, wearing a retainer may seem like an annoyance. So exactly […]

Permanent or Removable: Which Retainer is Right for You?

Permanent or Removable: Which Retainer is Right for You?

Choosing between two kinds of retainers can be confusing! Which type is right for you? When the time comes to remove your braces, it is very exciting. Unfortunately, it can be somewhat confusing, too, because you are faced with choosing between two kinds of retainers. Should you go with permanent, removable, or a combination of […]