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by David
Mon Sep 24, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: New Member bound for Braces at 66
Replies: 11
Views: 2560

Re: New Member bound for Braces at 66

I'm 65 with all metal. I don't have a problem with them at all. :tingrin:
by David
Sat Apr 28, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: My intro : Braces at 28
Replies: 11
Views: 833

Re: My intro : Braces at 28

I'm also in Auckland .... with a long history which you can find here :tingrin:
by David
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Jaw pain (4 months into crossbite correction)
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: Jaw pain (4 months into crossbite correction)

I think you need to find a new ortho. Have a read of my post. It may offer you some help.

http://archwired.com/phpbb2/viewtopic.p ... 46#p499046
by David
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Metal vs Clear: Who wins?
Replies: 30
Views: 3648

Re: Metal vs Clear: Who wins?

I'm 64. I have metal top and bottom. Really, nobody other than you cares. :tingrin:
by David
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Bracketed at 64: Its About Time
Replies: 2
Views: 716

Re: Bracketed at 64: Its About Time

You're not alone. I'm 64 and getting braces next Monday.
by David
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Adult braces in Indiana-still looking for a doctor
Replies: 4
Views: 1177

Re: Adult braces in Indiana-still looking for a doctor

You seem to have a similar problem to mine. Take a look at what I just posted in Our Braces Stories. I may be able to offer you some advice.
by David
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Third time lucky
Replies: 2
Views: 1120

Third time lucky

I spent a lot of time here about twenty years ago when I had braces back then. As I’m about to do round three, I thought I’d tell my story in the hope that it might help someone else here. It started at age eight when my dentist decided I had “too many teeth in my mouth”. As was common practice in t...
by David
Thu Aug 23, 2007 3:37 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: KiwiGirl's Journey- Two Weeks with Braces!
Replies: 45
Views: 6964

They are one of the best, long established ortho practices in Auckland. You made a good choice there. I've been out of braces for a while now, I'm one of the "oldies" on the board who have been around forever and still comes back from time to time to catch up with what's happening with some of the p...
by David
Thu Aug 23, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: KiwiGirl's Journey- Two Weeks with Braces!
Replies: 45
Views: 6964

Dont you love our Aussie mates? :wink: I do like your attitude, though.

I'm in Auckland too, just wondering who your ortho is.
by David
Wed Feb 07, 2007 2:37 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: one year down....
Replies: 7
Views: 1106

Well done on surviving the first year .. it's all downhill from here, girl .. and they're looking great too. :D
by David
Sat Jan 27, 2007 4:40 pm
Forum: Parents of Kids in Braces
Topic: Mother and Son in braces
Replies: 27
Views: 27360

I'm kinda like Alfred E. Neuman from Mad Magazine, "What, Me Worry?"
When I saw that comment, Ken, I just had to post this...

Ever wonder what happened to that kid from Mad Magazine?

Image
by David
Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:39 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Denise - Merry Christmas, Happy New Year which will it be?
Replies: 216
Views: 106271

Quote:
At my next adjustment I'll request a no poke wire.

The company that patents that will make bank!!
Check thisout
by David
Tue Jan 09, 2007 6:23 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Do this for her ...
Replies: 37
Views: 4307

Happy birthday.
Have a great day :-88 and keep smiling!
by David
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:42 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Brace Face from New Zealand - My story with pics
Replies: 32
Views: 10236

You've got a lot of work happening there. You have nice shaped teeth, so you'll have an awesome smile when it's all finished.

Hope it all goes well on Tuesday.
by David
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:23 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Braces~ and Preggy! anyone???
Replies: 6
Views: 1033

That's like the Chinese acupressure thing, somehow related to acupuncture.

I don't profess to understand it at all but I know a couple of points in the hands which you can massage to relieve a headache.

I'm sure there's someone on the board who knows about it.