Can you get a permanent top retainer?
3 months ago
So when my Braces came off my Orthodontist told me I'd be able to recieve a Permanent Retainer on the bottom. I asked him about the top one and was told they don't do that. Am I being ripped off or something? They apparently know how to do bottom ones, why not the top?
Doctor Answers 1
Both top and bottom retainers are necessary to hold the teeth in position. Please note that without retainers your teeth are at a high risk of moving and shifting.All the best,
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