Smart Retainers in Orthodontics


  • Vaishnavi D
  • Harshitha V
  • Kumar Kishore


Smart retainers, retention, orthodontist.


Orthodontists often observe discrepancy between what an affected person reports about retainer wear and what a medical examination shows. Retention is the maximum vital issue of treatment frequently omitted through the patients. The orthodontists normally do not have a whole lot of choices but to blindly agree with the patients. For that reason, this takes up a large toss on the treatment consequences. The orthodontic remedy normally takes up 2-three years for the completion. So this 2 years of treatment will move down the drain given that the retention protocols are accompanied rightly. This is how smart retainers have come into picture. The device is intended to permit a dentist to screen the quantity of time a patient wears his retainer by means of using an electronic device that itself fits into retainer.


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Vaishnavi D, Harshitha V, & Kumar Kishore. (2020). Smart Retainers in Orthodontics. International Journal of Progressive Research in Science and Engineering , 1(7), 27-30. Retrieved from




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