A 19-year-old female asked:
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my retainer doesn't fit and my orthodontist can't see me for until next year, is it possible to fix it myself?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
No: Not a DIY project. Ill fitting retainer usually means it was not worn enough and teeth/gums/bone have shifted. Important you see your Orthodontic Specialist ASAP. Call and see if they can manage to see you sooner than next year.
Answered on Nov 16, 2017
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
No: You'll need to see your orthodontist for an evaluation.
Answered on Nov 16, 2017

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