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Hello, I didnt wear my retainer for 3 years now. 3 days

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Hello,

I didn't wear my retainer for 3 years now. 3 days ago I put it on before sleep. It hurt very much but I would like to wear it until my teeth shift into the same position as after taking of my braces. Is this ok and will it work?

Thanks.

Michael
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dental
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thank you the question has been answered great. Just one more thing I would like to ask. After the month my teeth have shifted back will I only need to wear the retainer at night?

Thank you.
Expert:  Dr. George McKee replied 7 years ago.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Yes, thank you. My last question is whether it is enough to wear my retainer at night or should i wear it 24/7. Because the pain is very bad.