Tag Archives: retainer

Ask an Orthodontist: Wearing An Old Retainer

Orthodontic retainers are custom-made devices that hold teeth in position after braces or any method of realigning teeth. This week, Dr. Ron Maddox, an orthodontist at Smile Generation-approved office Crossroads Dental Group in Upland, CA, answers a question about retainers. Sean O sent us the following message: “Hello just seeking some advice here. So I […]

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Ask an Orthodontist: Should I wear my retainer?

Orthodontics is the dental specialty and practice of preventing and correcting irregularities of the teeth. Think braces and retainers. One of the most common questions we get is: “Do I really have to wear my retainer?”. Answer below! Dr. Sergio Ferreira is a Smile Generation®-trusted orthodontist at River Lakes Dental Group and Orthodontics. Dr. Ferreira has been […]

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