How Long After Invisalign Treatment Do I Need Retainer?

Orthodontist answer: Immediately upon the finish of orthodontic treatment using Invisalign, retainers must be worn.  It is highly recommended that the removable retainers be worn full time for three months after the completion of active tooth movement using Invisalign and then every night (while sleeping) afterwards. Orthodontist answer: Depending on the severity of the tooth …

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Retainer question after invisalign treatment

Patient ask: 1) has anyone run into a similar situation, where their ortho is making subtle changes directly to the last tray of the series instead of just ordering a refinement? 2) is there any reason why he wouldn’t want to take a new set of impressions for the retainers? Does invisalign charge extra for …

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Why I need 16 IPR’s?

Patient ask: I just got my refinement trays. I need another 15 aligners! Even though I’ve already done 39. And had braces before. So annoying. But even worse than that is 16 IPR’s. Has anyone ever had that many? I have 10 of them today and then there’s more later on. I feel like that’s …

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Got my braces off yesterday

Hey I just got my braces off yesterday. It was a fantastic experiance. But i must say, though i didnt liked to put it on but it was quite better than what we people think of it. It has really helped my teeth and now i feel wonderful. Just a bit of yellow spots which …

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All excited about my new look

It’s a year that I’m bearing these foreign objects in my mouth for beauty. Finally time has come to get them removed I have an appointment tomorrow with my dentist. I’m so excited, that no words can explain. I’m eager how I look with my set teeth. reply Congrats for going all the way..Most people …

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Just got my braces off

i got my braces off 2 days ago and my teeth look nice! i have a question about retainers, i’m getting mine in a few days and i was wondering if i can leave it off when i goto school and put it back on for the rest of the day and night..basically just take …

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I’m Getting My Braces Off 2morrow!!!

Tomorrow at 10 AM I’m getting my braces off!!! But i’m way nervous because i’m afraid that they may turn out stained and ugly because I went through a long time period with very little brushing (I know i sound gross! ) Any help for my situation? reply How did it go? in retainers now? …

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Retainer Pain

I recently got my retainers on for my bottom teeth. The plastic mold was alittle tight on the right side of my gum. I went to the orthadontist and he shaved alittle off with a high speed filer thing. The area he shaved off is reallly ruff now and it is bothering my tongue. what …

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got my braces off last week

well after about 3 years of braces my underbite is fixed and my teeth looking amazing. I had to wear rubber bands religiously but it is sooo worth it once you get them off and see the results. I am now wearing my retainers all day every day until i see the doc in 2 …

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Fortune in Dental Temporary Agency

What is dental temporary agency? A dental temporary agency is a business that provides dental staffing services on temporary basis. The dental temporary agency provides employment or on a contractual basis for dental hygieniest, dental assistants, dentist, dental receptionist, dental office managers, and other dental professionals. The dental temporary agency either sends these dental professionals …

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Ashley gets her braces off!

See this cute little video of our daughter Ashley getting her braces off! She is so happy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=apy79f-VESA The braces were worth every penny!:) reply awesome.. her teeth look great! reply Congrats on that. I am counting the days for when mine come off.

scared about getting braces of next month!!!

HELP!!! i’m getting my braces of next month. Sounds like something to be excited about, right?? wrong! i’m sooo nervous because i accidentally used whitening toothpaste while i was wearing braces. Now i have white on the bottom parts on my teeth, and not on the top. Is there anything i can do? Will it …

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