How long do teeth shift after braces?

Answer Teeth are the most prone to movement after the removal of braces for the first two to six weeks. Teeth are likely to shift as you age, but this kind of movement is usually slight. Using a retainer ... Read More »

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Do your teeth shift after braces?

Look, they'll feel loose because they haven't had the time to set properly in their new positions. But don't worry, your teeth won't go all horrible and crooked again if you have to wait till Tuesd... Read More »

After wearing braces a long time ago is it possible for your teeth to start misaligning and if misalignment is not severe is there any way to revert it without braces or surgery?

Answer Yes. The way you chew, wisdom teeth growing in (or being taken out), etc. can cause them to slowly move. You could get a retainer to wear at night to slow the movement.

Tooth extraction, how long before teeth shift?

You'll start getting some motion in a couple of weeks. Six months is way too long.Implant technology has change a lot. I think the older approach may offer you a solution:When I got my first impl... Read More »

About how long will this take to get braces off if i have teeth like this:(pic.)?

There is no way to say for sure, every ones teeth move at a different rate, so there is no way of knowing for sure how fast or slow yours will move. I can tell you that the younger you are, the fa... Read More »