Finishing and Retention FAQ's
What are overcorrection aligners ?
In traditional Orthodontics, tooth movement beyond the ideal final position to compensate for potential dental relapse.
In terms of Invisalign, overcorrection is tooth movement beyond the ideal final position that is built into the aligner to compensate for the lag in tooth movement and ensure the tooth reaches its desired final position.
What are Vivera retainers ?
Retainers hold the teeth in the final position and prevent relapse.
Vivera retainers are high quality clear retainers that are compatible with fixed wires and pontics. You can order these via the IDS for an additional fee.