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How long does getting invisible (lingual) braces take?

How long you will have to wear invisible (lingual) braces, which are less visible because they attach to the back of teeth, will depend on how badly your teeth are misaligned. Wear time for most types of braces, including the lingual-type brackets, usually ranges from one to three years.

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