Wearing Aligners for 17 hours a day?
Doctor Answers 1
17 hours is fine if that's what you're prescribed
From my experience prescribing SmileDirectClub invisible aligners, there are some treatment plans that only require 17 hours of daily wear. This is because each set of aligners has a varying thickness, which allows your teeth to make smaller movements more quickly and more comfortably. You’ll change your aligners weekly, and wear the last set for two weeks before the next step.
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