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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 »

How Often Should I Change Rubber Bands?
How Often Should I Change Rubber Bands?

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – During the course of orthodontic treatment, your orthodontist may prescribe the use of rubber bands. These rubber bands are an important component of your treatment plan because they can help your orthodontist achieve certain movements that are not possible with your… Read more »

Chewing Gum and Braces – What You Need to Know
Chewing Gum and Braces – What You Need to Know

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – Adjusting to life with braces can take a bit of time. Not only are you getting used to having a bunch of brackets and wires in your mouth, you also have to adjust your diet. Staying away from foods that are… Read more »

What Are Supernumerary Teeth?
What Are Supernumerary Teeth?

La Habra/Chino Hills, CA – The journey to a perfect smile often involves navigating through various dental conditions and treatment options. One intriguing aspect of dental anomalies is supernumerary teeth, a phenomenon where individuals develop more teeth than the usual set. This condition can pose challenges… Read more »

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