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by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Anyone closed an anterior open bite and/or shifted their midlines with Invisalign?
Replies: 1
Views: 309

Re: Anyone closed an anterior open bite and/or shifted their midlines with Invisalign?

I closed an openbite via extruding teeth. Honestly look into surgery bro! As scary and expensive as it might seem, I think a dental closure like you're interested in isnt going to be the best result. Aesthetics and stability are pretty important and will be better with surgery. Really think about ho...
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: New to Invisalign, but not new to braces and COFFEE!!
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Re: New to Invisalign, but not new to braces and COFFEE!!

Good on you for restraining your coffee drinking and snacking!
I did not have the same restraint and can say it impacted my results
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Finally fixing my teeth.
Replies: 25
Views: 4327

Re: Finally fixing my teeth.

Hey,
You're doing it and getting it done! Good job! In a few years you'll look back and be so happy you did it now!
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Braces at 20!
Replies: 2
Views: 443

Re: Braces at 20!

Dude,
Do it now. Whether you look goofy or not, trust me, you'll be happy you got it done sooner rather than later.
Cheers
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: My Journey thus far...
Replies: 39
Views: 2935

Re: My Journey thus far...

Good luck in your Journey!
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Facial changes after 4 extractions: an anecdote
Replies: 8
Views: 791

Re: Facial changes after 4 extractions: an anecdote

Dude, I wish i got extractions.
Ortho refused to do it though
Everyone refuses to do it because they think it wouldn't be worthwhile for me
But all I see is the bimax
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Ok to waterpik twice a day?
Replies: 9
Views: 1106

Re: Ok to waterpik twice a day?

I love this device
Feeding floss through? Dude that's so frustrating
by jeffhere
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Poll: At What Age Did You Get Your Braces?
Replies: 1078
Views: 167360

Re: Poll: At What Age Did You Get Your Braces?

23. Regret it though, functional change but no aesthetic change
by jeffhere
Fri Oct 14, 2016 10:16 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Open bite correction
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Open bite correction

Hey folks, My name is Jeff. I'm 23 years old, and I have been suffering with a anterior open bite for quite a number of years now. I first obtained an orthodontic consultation at the age of (17?). Of course at this point in time, I had pictures taken, xrays, etc. My open bite was much worse at this ...