Retainers

Do they look and are they the same materials and design as the aligners?
Yes, they look similar to aligners but they are made with a material that is 1mm thicker. They do not move teeth, but are made to keep them in the same pos...
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017 at 12:47 PM
Can I order just the retainer?
We can only provide you with a retainer as part of the Treatment Plan. If you are a customer who lost or broke their retainer, you can order more. 
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 10:13 AM
How long will retainers last?
We recommend getting a fresh retainer every 3–6 months. 
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 10:14 AM
What happens if I lose an aligner?
Wear your most recent aligner until it’s time to go on to the next one, or go up to the next one a bit early if you have already received it. It may be a bi...
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017 at 12:48 PM
Why can't I just order retainers?
The retainers are made based on your impressions, from which the casts or molds for your teeth and the consequent treatment plans are made. This is an expen...
Mon, 9 Oct, 2017 at 12:54 PM
How long do I have to wear retainers?
Every case is different. Some people need to wear them every night, while others will be able to wear them for more limited periods of time. Other people wi...
Mon, 4 Dec, 2017 at 4:38 PM
Can I use invisible aligners if I have a permanent retainer?
Yes, it may be possible to do only upper teeth while wearing your retainer on your lower teeth (or vice versa). There is no need to remove the fixed retaine...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 3:29 PM