Retainers

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RETAINERS
Once the active period is completed, your braces are removed. The next step is called retention and retainers may be removable or fixed. They hold your teeth in their new correct position until your bone, gums and muscles adapt to the new teeth position. The oral hygienist will instruct you how to care for your retainer and the duration of the wear. Wearing your retainer as directed is crucial to prevent regression of your treatment