REMOVABLE RETAINERS INSTRUCTIONS
1.You must wear your retainer all day and night except when eating, cleaning and during contact sports for the next 9 MONTHS.If you do not follow these instructions your teeth will move…guaranteed! .
2.Please clean your retainer every time you brush and floss your teeth. If you have a permanent retainer wire on the bottom follow the cleaning instructions given to you at our office or refer to our website for video.
3.Be careful when cleaning your appliance not to bend the front wire. If your retainer hurts or breaks, please call the office as soon as possible.
4.Insert the retainer and remove it as instructed by our office. Never wrap your retainer in a napkin or tissue. Always keep it in the case provided.
5.Keep your retainer away from pets.
After wearing your retainer day and night for 9 MONTHS, you wear it at night only while sleeping. We recommend you do this for ever. Your teeth will move in a short amount of time so if you place your retainer in every night then your will be preventing this from happening.
If you have any questions or concerns please phone the office or email us.