Following treatment it is important to keep your teeth straight and retainers are the only way to achieve this. This is true for all types of orthodontic treatment.
While this appliance is very simple and comfortable for our patients it takes a deep and knowledgeable understanding of orthodontic tooth movement to make it work. This goes into the pre-treatment planning phase, known as the clincheck. Your orthodontist will demonstrate this to you as part of the process to plan your treatment. It will allow you to visualise the predicted result we aim to achieve.