Belconnen (02) 6251 3455
Manuka (02) 6295 7700
No referral necessary
As you grow older, your teeth will want to move forwards, it's called Mesial Migration. To prevent this, it’s crucial that you maintain your perfect smile by wearing retainers after your braces have been removed. These retainers are worn for 2 years after treatment to give you the best long term stability. After this, you can pop your retainer in every few months to check that nothing has moved. Bone density and soft tissue change over time so its less expensive to keep an eye on your teeth rather than going back into orthodontic treatment.
In order for your retainers to act effectively, :