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by Sleclerc
Tue Oct 13, 2009 4:11 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Final Wire? What is this so called final wire ?
Replies: 8
Views: 22671

Im seven months into braces and at my next adjustment I am due my final wire as well:-) Im scared to ask for how much longer...It really has flown bye and was the best decision Ive made in a long time:-)
by Sleclerc
Fri Jul 24, 2009 5:18 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I'm married!!!! (Pics)
Replies: 13
Views: 2361

You look beautiful and that dress is gorgeous! Congrats...
by Sleclerc
Fri Jul 24, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: wow results
Replies: 7
Views: 1562

Ive only had mine on since March and my bottoms were pretty messy. Now there straight and im already in a square wire. I need to upload pics...
by Sleclerc
Fri Jul 24, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Rubberbands.. OUCH!
Replies: 14
Views: 6673

Of all the things that hurt I have not felt alot of pain with rubber bands. I have four different sets of configurations going on now. I think they just grow on you.
by Sleclerc
Fri Jul 10, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Shortest time for Expander?
Replies: 2
Views: 851

Im not sure what his exact plans are after the removal, I know he mentioned something about brackets or something :oops: I feel like its healed Im getting sensitivity back and it feels secure if that makes any sense. I recently had an adjustment and had no discomfort at all :D Thank you for respondi...
by Sleclerc
Fri Jul 10, 2009 3:25 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Shortest time for Expander?
Replies: 2
Views: 851

Shortest time for Expander?

So I had a partial Sarpe surgery, just one side cut and expanded on 05-28-09. Ive been through the ringer with this device, I wont bore you with whining because I do not think anyone has enjoyed it. ANyhows my Ortho is going to remove it in two weeks. He said the area is very strong and would be ok....
by Sleclerc
Tue Jun 30, 2009 8:58 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: SARPE Surgery
Replies: 1870
Views: 451238

Yes mine tied off my expander as well. Im not sure how much room was made byt my left eye tooth which used to be high with no room to come down is now moving nicely down. I so hoping they can remove this expander before october. I already have braces. Im not sure about the drawn curtain....Im the op...
by Sleclerc
Sun Jun 28, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: SARPE Surgery
Replies: 1870
Views: 451238

FLleaddog, Thats crazy you had some serious expanding to do. I havent turned in about two weeks. Did your Ortho say when youll be alowed to remove the expander? Im jonesing to have mine gone, only of course if it wont mess up my results.
by Sleclerc
Sun Jun 28, 2009 4:28 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: 3 Month Progress-opinions?
Replies: 5
Views: 1215

They look great is it not amazing how quickly teeth move?
by Sleclerc
Sun Jun 28, 2009 4:27 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: My brand new ligs are stained!
Replies: 8
Views: 1127

I dont know the name but I have a type that the Ortho puts on that doesnt stain at all(maybe wire ties?). I did have clearthe first time, but quicklyappreciated not having to worry about staining.
by Sleclerc
Sun Jun 28, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Non Surgical Expansion - Progress Pics
Replies: 14
Views: 5949

I do see a difference... WHy is your palate so raw? Is that what happens on removal? PLease say NO, I hope to have mine removed soon!
by Sleclerc
Tue Jun 16, 2009 3:45 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Ack think I chipped molar unsure cuz of expander!
Replies: 3
Views: 799

Sorry I guess common sense would of dictated that In the US the Ortho was not available, if that was immediately available I wouldnt of created a thread. I posted because I was freaked out and was hoping some one maybe experienced the same thing. But no worries, it was just cement, thats what the Or...
by Sleclerc
Thu Jun 11, 2009 3:25 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Ack think I chipped molar unsure cuz of expander!
Replies: 3
Views: 799

Ack think I chipped molar unsure cuz of expander!

Ok Im offically freaking out. I can barely eat as it is as I have an expnader and recently had Sarpe surgery. Anyhows I was eating and felt something crunch...and ti looks like tooth! Now im not 100% sure as I have alot of cement in my mouth due to complications with my expander. The tooth that I th...
by Sleclerc
Tue Jun 09, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Palatal Expander on Wed. the 10th!
Replies: 3
Views: 769

Ive had mine a little over three weeks I think. And I wouldnt say its painful but ANNOYING. Eating is a PITA, and I do have a sore from the metal poking the inside of my cheek. I think its different for everyone, I did have Sarpe surgery as well, Good luck tomorrow!
by Sleclerc
Thu Jun 04, 2009 3:48 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: May Buddies
Replies: 22
Views: 2504

oh and I didnt have any pills to take, all medicine I had was liquid..ps Air Force? Well I am officially on the other side!! I had SARPE and SAME Surgery yesterday. I just got home today. So far so good, it is a weird sensation when you bump your teeth or they move a bit because the only anchor is t...