Retainers

Retainers

Maintain the position of newly-relocated teeth long enough so as to aid in stabilising their correction. All Cold Cure appliances are available in a variety of colours and glitters

 

Essix / Vacuum-Formed Retainer

See Vacuum-Formed Appliances.

 

Hawley Retainer

Hard acrylic base with cribs on the first molars and a wire bow around the anteriors. These are available in a variety of colours and glitters.

 

Fixed / Bonded Retainer

What is it for? Treatment of adult orthodontic patients or those who have had severe or rotational treatment.

 

What does it look like? Wire bent to the contours of the palatal / lingual side of the teeth; normally 3-3 and cemented permanently to the teeth.

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