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Does the orthodontist replace your retainer for free if you lose it?

I lost my retainer. OMG!

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Asked by janeq123 at 2:32 AM on Oct. 22, 2010 in Health

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  • No because they have to make a mold of your teeth again-they are not going to do this for free. It's worth every penny to just get a new one made you don't want to pay for braces again.

    Answer by theutilitarian at 2:34 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Yeah my dh used to have one and they aren't cheap sister!

    Answer by SweetLoveofMine at 2:36 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Mine charged me, I don't think they ever give replacement retainers out free.

    Answer by Scuba at 8:36 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • When I worked in the dental field I did get one replaced for free-- due to a 'professional discount' and my boss being friends with the orthodontist. Most places do charge to replace them.

    Answer by MizLee at 12:25 PM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • My doesn't do it for free

    Answer by momoflilangel at 2:54 PM on Nov. 5, 2010

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