Most patients will need to replace their retainers at different points throughout their lifetime. The replacement frequency depends on how well the patient cares for their retainers as well as whether they are prone to habits like teeth grinding. The more careful you are with your retainers, the longer they will last.
At American Family Orthodontics, we offer the following three types of retainers. Your orthodontist will discuss the options with you to determine what will work best for your situation.
American Family Orthodontics is a part of Mortenson Dental Partners.
The American Association of Orthodontists has declared the month of October National Orthodontic Health Month, a time to focus on raising awareness of the importance of orthodontic health. In honor of this month, Dr. Brammer has given us the inside scoop on what it’s like being an orthodontist! Originally from Florida, I made the city […]