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by calvinknight
Wed Sep 27, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign wear while waiting for refinement trays
Replies: 2
Views: 1330

Re: Invisalign wear while waiting for refinement trays

Thanks for the reply, taking scans for refinement trays with old attachments in place was no problem. Now on a series of 15 refinement trays with 12 attachments in different locations from the first attachments. Looking forward to wrapping this up soon!
by calvinknight
Sat Jul 29, 2017 6:08 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign wear while waiting for refinement trays
Replies: 2
Views: 1330

Invisalign wear while waiting for refinement trays

Just completed initial 20/20 Invisalign trays, I'm now waiting (up to six weeks) for refinement trays to arrive. The iTero scan was done with my current 13 attachments still on my teeth, though I'm told the refinements will require fewer attachments. Is it normal to have the refinement scan done wit...
by calvinknight
Thu May 18, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Interproximal Reduction
Replies: 4
Views: 471

Re: Interproximal Reduction

Have had IPR twice now with Invisalign - once when I got my first trays & attachments, then right before I started tray 11/20. The trays had done a pretty good job of creating a gap between my top two front teeth, but more space must have been needed as I had IPR between these teeth as well as a few...
by calvinknight
Wed May 17, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: What did you pay for your treatment?
Replies: 43
Views: 13185

Re: What did you pay for your treatment?

1) 12-14 months
2) $4,500 total, insurance picked up 1,500
3) Invisalign Full
4) mild crowding & overbite on upper, crowding and crooked tooth on lower
by calvinknight
Sun Mar 26, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Invisalign at 40
Replies: 0
Views: 536

Invisalign at 40

Had traditional metal braces, elastics, and headgear for five years as a teen - just started Invisalign three weeks ago and hoping to be finished in 12 months. Compared to braces Invisalign is great - biggest sacrifice has been a lot less snacking! Will definitely be wearing retainers more faithfull...