A version of a wraparound retainer that goes from 6-6. At the distal of the 6's there is a small bend equivalent to the leg of an adams clasp allowing for adjustment for more retention.
This fixed appliance is used to retain teeth after final treatment. It is attached to the lingual surfaces of the upper or lower arches and is not seen from the facial. Options Straight .036 Stainless Steel Wire with Mesh Pads (common Offset Stainless Steel Wire with Mesh Pads (alternative to the standard that allows for more durability and reduces bond failure) Braided .032 Stainless Steel Wire with Mesh Pads
Bonded Lingual Retainer