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.

How long does it take to see a change in teeth after braces are put on?

It usually depends on the persons teeth but in most people's teeth you can see changes in approx 5-6 days.Good luck with your treatment.

How long does an adult have to wait to get braces after getting their wisdom teeth pulled?

The bottom answer is not totally correct.You must wait at least a few weeks, preferably 3 months, before getting braces in order to let the gums and the bone heal properly before putting on braces.... Read More »