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    To simply put this, on my bottom row of teeth, my left tooth on the central insicor has been wobbling a little bit for a few weeks now.
    I know the most logical thing to do would be to of course consult my local dentist about this issue but I would like to know other things before I attend my appointment.

    I've stopped wearing braces about half a year ago and have been wearing invisible retainers which is only required over night to wear. I have been a little inconsistent at times when I'm meant to be wearing them and most of the time I kind of forget to. One day I try my retainers, feel something weird and then feel that my tooth is wobbling a little bit, this was a few weeks ago.

    The state hasn't changed much at all since, I don't really want to wear my retainers because it makes the tooth more loose but if I leave it it will adjust everytime and get loose due to its tendencies to move out of position (which is why retainers are needed).

    My dental health seems alright, I can be a bit sloppy at times but most or some days I manage to brush my teeth and floss them properly, taking my time with it.

    I heard dentists use splints and all but I really want to know what would the dentist do, the procedures and how long I'll have to under-go something.

    I'm so busy with exams I just keep forgetting about it. I'm 15 and my teeth seem fine apart from this one. Sorry for the long post, I can't keep things concise, thank you to anyone who replies.
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    The wobbling or movement of the tooth is minimal and not dangerously huge. I don't think I have gum disease either, my dental health seems pretty average. I want to know any ways or methods to strengthen the tooth in it's position beforehand. Of course I'll see a dentist but I really hate the idea of losing it to a fake replaceable tooth. Please help.
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    So:
    - You've had a device fitted to your teeth for the purpose of moving them into a different position
    - You've neglected to wear a different device designed to keep them in the new position
    - You are concerned that they feel a bit loose

    :indiff:

    I'm no expert but it doesn't sound like a massive issue.
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    My teeth are already in the position they need to be in, all my teeth at this moment in time should be stable in that position but what I'm trying to get at is that one tooth isn't as stable as the rest and it should be.
 
 
 
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