Amy asked in HealthDental · 1 month ago

Will my teeth move if I don't wear my retainer for one day?

I just got my braces off today, but my orthodontist told me to come back tomorrow for my retainer. He put a permanent retainer on the back of my bottom teeth, but I don't have one for my upper teeth. Will my teeth move in just one day? 

2 Answers

  • Sandy
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Contrary to what another user said, I have seen a patient's teeth shift, albeit very slightly, in one day.

    Source(s): Orthodontic assistant with over 35 years of experience.
  • 28AKO
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    No they're not going to move

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