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2250 West Whittier Blvd. Suite 200, La Habra, CA 90631

15944 Los Serranos Country Club Dr #100, Chino Hills, CA 91709

Category Archives: Retainer

I’m Afraid My Child Won’t Wear a Retainer – Help!

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – Orthodontic treatment isn’t finished the day a patient’s braces are removed. In order to keep that smile as straight as the day the braces are removed, it is crucial to wear a retainer. Many parents may worry that their child may not follow through on retainer wear so are there… Read more »

What is a Bonded or Semi-Permanent Retainer?

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – The day the braces are removed is an exciting day, but it doesn’t mean it’s the end of orthodontic treatment. To ensure the smile stays straight, patients will need to wear a retainer to “retain” the teeth in their new positions. For some patients a bonded or semi-permanent retainer may… Read more »

Just Say No to Mail-Order Aligners – Even During the Pandemic
Just Say No to Mail-Order Aligners – Even During the Pandemic

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – We’ve all adapted a lot during this global pandemic. We’ve worked and studied from home and we’ve probably indulged in a bit of online shopping to avoid being out in public during these months. Dr. Robert Gire, orthodontist in Chino Hills… Read more »

Will I Need Teeth Extracted Before Orthodontic Treatment?
Will I Need Teeth Extracted Before Orthodontic Treatment?

La Habra/Chino Hill, CA – If you’ve heard that most orthodontic patients require teeth to be extracted prior to orthodontic treatment, Dr. Robert Gire has some good news for you. In most cases, extractions may not be necessary – most orthodontic patients requiring extractions are those… Read more »

Can’t My Dentist Provide My Orthodontic Treatment?
Can’t My Dentist Provide My Orthodontic Treatment?

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – These days we’re seeing more dental offices offering some form of orthodontic treatment, especially options such as Invisalign or Clear Correct. At first glance this may seem convenient – you already have a relationship and are at that office for visits.… Read more »

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