Hi, I had braces for a few years and had them removed, but i was given a upper retainer and inner lower braces after the regular braces on the teeth were removed (they are on the lower part of my teeth on the inside only). I lost insurance and was unable to return back to the orthodontist because i..
have a retainer had it since I was 18 the reason I have had it for so Long is because I have two fake teeth on each side of my main front teeth. I can't get implants because of the way my roots are going. I could get a retainer with out the bar, but unfortunately I don't have the money to do that I..
Hi..I am 22 years now and had been having gaps between almost all my teeth three years back. To get the gaps closed, I wore braces for an year under the advise of my Orthodont.Things were pretty fine when I got my braces removed. As expected, my teeth got perfectly aligned with no gaps seen between..
I recently got my braces off, June 30, 2014. One of my teeth at the top isn't flush with the rest like it was the day I got my braces off. Dentist told me I have to wear my retainer all day ever day for 6 weeks straight. Then I can switch to only wearing it at night and by the time the 6 weeks are..
hi Dr i just want to know the difference between retainers and active retainers .r active retainers different from other retainers?r active retainers used to close small spaces plz make it clear?..
A few years ago I had braces and i wasn't happy with how they turned out, so I never wore my retainer. But now my teeth are worse, the tooth between my right front tooth (my right) and K9 is being pushed backwards by the K9 tooth next to it. My retainer still kinda fits though and I was wondering t..
I was wondering how long my son should wear his plastic retainer. Should he continue to wear it every day. He is not able to go to his orthodontist and I am embarrassed to ask them this question my self. He has worn them for over 2 years now. The last thing he was told is to get his wisdom teeth p..
I have undergone one year orthodontric treatment for the swelling of my teeth. My doctor said that soon after the brackets are removed, I have to use a permanent retention treatment, else the teeth will come back to its normal position. My question is, "Is it necessary that I should put a life long..
How long can you go without wearing a retainer without having teeth movement?
My upper retainer wire broke and I've been without my retainer for a few weeks now. However, I have had my retainers for about 9 years now and I usually wore it about 2-3 nights per week. Would I experience any changes? C..
Few Days back, My Braces were removed.
My doctor said now u have to take Retainer..... for 6 months. It will fix your tooth. after this your tooth will never come out again.....
Just i want to ask you that, Is this possible.. to fix the teeth in 6 month...
because i read many article..
I'm a 19 year girl.. I am undergoing the treatment of braces from last 16 months.. for the gaps to close (that was due to 4 extraction of teeth, both in upper & lower) and also to make equalize the upper and lower teeth straight..
My doctor told it will take another 6 months to complete the braci..
I got my braces off about 3 years ago, and i never wore my retainers because i was careless. I am 17 now and i was wondering if my old retainers will move back my teeth. I have a lot of anxiety about it now so i was wondering if the retainers will straighten my teeth even if it fits half way. it hu..
I just got my braces off on Wednesday. I haven't worn my retainer since Thursday. Is it possible for my teeth to move. If so, how much?..
i was on the braces treatment and the treatment went for 2yrs.. but now these are removed and i am provided with retainers.
now i am experiencing severe pain in my gums after 10-11 days and in the morning when i brush my teeth i feel fresh but as the day goes by i experience that my teeth had becom..
im using orthofill but afterwards what will be the cheapest way to keep the gap closed after its fully closed and what wll be the cost?
I had braces over 5 years ago and i never wore the retainer after. But now i'm noticing my bottom tooth in the center is pushing forward and it is hitting my upper tooth when i bite down. If i wear my old metal wire retainer, will it correct the problem? The retainer i have still fits. Or do i need..
after my braces was removed!! my dentist gave me retainers.. which i wore it only for 2-3 months.. and now i'm felling some change in my teeth(shifting). so i was thinking to again were retainers..! what shall i do?? should i were my retainers again..! if yes for how many years? please do reply me..
i want to ask you that can I wear transparent retainers while sleeping????..
Okay so to day I was eating an apple and my permanent retainer (which is on my bottom teeth) came off. It was poking the side of my cheek so I had to have my dad cut it off with wire cutters. There was still half of it left but eventually fell off. Now I have the cement still on my teeth, which is..
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