LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 28, 2017
How Long Should Someone Wear a Retainer after Braces are Removed?
It’s the first question a patient asks after their braces come off, we’ve celebrated the momentous occasion, and handed him a retainer: How long do I have to wear my retainer?
It’s a good and valid question.
I’ll highlight the type of retainer used most often, why retainers are so important and how long you need to wear them.