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by pasr16
Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Teeth feel rough after getting braces off
Replies: 6
Views: 12953

Re: Teeth feel rough after getting braces off

I got mine off 2 weeks ago and mine feel rough as well and it's definitely due to some glue still on the surface of my teeth...i feel like they rushed to take them off because they were too busy that day. Im going back next friday so they can fix that, and im sure they'll polish them and get that gl...
by pasr16
Fri Jan 20, 2012 9:43 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Retainer-Speech.
Replies: 1
Views: 562

Retainer-Speech.

Hi everyone, I have a question for those of you with hawley retainers. I just got mine today and was shocked by how much my speech was afected by them! Will it get better? If not, I might have to seek out an alternative since my job requires me to be speaking with people all day long. This is really...
by pasr16
Mon Dec 05, 2011 11:59 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Impressions...
Replies: 4
Views: 866

Impressions...

Hey everyone, I went to my orthodontist's office three weeks ago and on that appt he told the tech to schedule me for impressions. unfortunately, he doesn't really talk to me(or any of his pts). So my question is, will they take my braces off for impressions? The tech said "your braces come off shor...
by pasr16
Wed Apr 20, 2011 8:18 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Getting braced...AGAIN!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1262

Re: Getting braced...AGAIN!!!!

Oh well, on the bright side your treatment wont be as long as the last time. good luck!
by pasr16
Sat Apr 09, 2011 12:40 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: 2nd day w/Braces...literally crying...need advice
Replies: 16
Views: 6471

Re: 2nd day w/Braces...literally crying...need advice

hmmm i dont think mine hurt as much. if its that bad definitely talk to the ortho and let him/her know. hope things get better!
by pasr16
Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:02 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Gaps opening back up towards end of treatment... WHY
Replies: 2
Views: 857

Re: Gaps opening back up towards end of treatment... WHY

Sorry to hear that! im kind of in the same boat only my problem has to do with the ortho going back and forth with elastics and powerchains. im over the whole experience and was supposed to have them removed last month... my advice: don't think about it too much because it causes too much stress and...
by pasr16
Tue Mar 01, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Debanded Today! (Pics)
Replies: 27
Views: 6765

Re: Debanded Today! (Pics)

Very nice smile. congrats! im nearing my debanding date too. can't wait!
by pasr16
Wed Feb 09, 2011 10:01 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Could you watch someone with braces?
Replies: 17
Views: 3169

Re: Could you watch someone with braces?

I think you should intentionally forgret you are wearing braces when you're on stage
by pasr16
Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:36 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Flossing with lingual retainer?
Replies: 8
Views: 4819

Flossing with lingual retainer?

Hello all. I was told i would need a lingual retainer (from what i understand, it is a wire attached to the interior surface of several teeth) however, i was wondering how flossing can be done while wearing it... It's already hard and time consuming to floss by having to manuever the floss inside th...
by pasr16
Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:28 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Dental nightmares
Replies: 6
Views: 1125

Re: Dental nightmares

haha yeah, that sounds like a pretty crazy dream! i guess braces cause a lot of anxiety for most patients and the nightmares are a funny by-product. (when you are remembering them anyway).
by pasr16
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Should I worry about this??
Replies: 12
Views: 1944

Re: Should I worry about this??

This is one of those things that other notice only when you mention it. congrats on your teeth!
by pasr16
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:28 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Dental nightmares
Replies: 6
Views: 1125

Dental nightmares

So i just woke up from a dream in which i had my braces taken off and 5 minutes after i was brace-free i looked in the mirror and my teeth had returned to their original position! i was freaking out..am i the only one having nightmares? if not, share yours!
by pasr16
Wed Jan 12, 2011 11:07 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I just knew I would come home crying:(
Replies: 15
Views: 3030

Re: I just knew I would come home crying:(

Hello, i have a similar story and i thought id share it with you. I also needed jaw surgery because of the way my lower jaw was situated, the first orthodonitist told me that as a kid my upper and lower jaw did not grow at the same time and that i if i shouldve used head gear i would not have this p...
by pasr16
Tue Dec 21, 2010 7:56 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: A LITTLE BAD NEWS ;-(
Replies: 8
Views: 2141

Re: A LITTLE BAD NEWS ;-(

most people here still have more than a year left i think you'll be okay