What is a Twin Block appliance?
The Twin Block appliance is carefully designed to correct the relationship of the upper and lower jaw. Your Twin Block will encourage you to posture your lower jaw forward into a new position. This appliance is most effective when worn according to the instructions given.
What should I expect?
- An adjustment period is to be expected with this appliance. It will typically take you 3 - 7 days to get used to wearing the Twin Block.
- Difficulty pronouncing certain words, extra production of saliva and tenderness in the teeth are some of the things that can be expected.