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What are the benefits of getting a clear plastic dental retainer?

There are several potential benefits of getting a clear plastic dental retainer. If you wore braces, wearing a dental retainer can keep your teeth in line, preserving the work that your orthodontist did (and the investment of time and money you made in your teeth). A dental retainer is a good alternative to braces for some people. If you have a gap between your teeth, or one tooth that needs to be moved in order to fix your smile, excellent results can often be achieved by wearing a dental retainer.

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