Your Child Will Need a Retainer After Their Braces Have Been Removed

Your child’s braces have played a critical role in correcting the alignment of their teeth. Each of their adjustment sessions at Dr. Casey Johnson’s Glenwood Springs, Colorado, orthodontic clinic has applied progressive tension to the periodontal ligaments that are anchoring their teeth. Once their alignment issues have been fully corrected, Dr. Casey Johnson can remove the braces from their mouth.... read more »

Retainers can Keep Your Smile Straight After Braces

Now that our orthodontist has adjusted and realigned your teeth using the braces he installed, your mouth functions better and can be removed. In order to best preserve your new smile, we can use a retainer to counteract the residual tension from the ligaments anchoring your teeth. The retention phase of orthodontics care is incredibly important to keeping the straight... read more »