Buck teeth and deformed face after braces

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jbel89
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Buck teeth and deformed face after braces

#1 Postby jbel89 » Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:18 pm

Hi!
I am posting this as I don't know where else I can get advice and share some of my frustration..
I had braces twice, damon as a teenager and then incognito lite 2 years ago to straighten one front tooth which was slightly flared.
When incognito lite was taken off I was happy with the result. Around a year ago my wisdoms started erupting and i strarted feeling like my bite is off. Then I noticed facial changes: I always had a good jaw, now my face is sunk and I have flared buck teeth.
What can I do to stop this? I'm really depressed, I feel like this is destroying my life :(

BlondeCam
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Re: Buck teeth and deformed face after braces

#2 Postby BlondeCam » Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:59 am

Your wisdom teeth are probably shifting your teeth. I'm surprised your ortho hadn't recommended having them extracted even prior to them coming in. I would get to your ortho asap or to an oral surgeon.


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