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by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: My midline is off + bimaxillary protrusion
Replies: 2
Views: 1104

Re: My midline is off + bimaxillary protrusion

I know ithis post is very old but I'd just like to advise anyone not to be ashamed or scared to talk to your ortho. Why would someone spend that amount of time and money not to get the best possible results. Speak out :) !
by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Retraction without much space left?
Replies: 3
Views: 1158

Re: Retraction without much space left?

This is my biggest fear! I keep thinking: what if my back teeth move forward instead of my front teeth moving backwards. My Ortho says I will be fine and that molars and 2nd premolars are stronger than front teeth.
by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Will i have a straight face??
Replies: 11
Views: 2619

Re: Will i have a straight face??

I got my 4 first premolars extracted 1 week ago!

Best of luck!
by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: New member: 27 and getting braces
Replies: 21
Views: 2682

Re: New member: 27 and getting braces

I'm 30 and I got my ceramic braces 7 months ago. Before I got them I was considering getting lingual braces because I was soooo afraid of looking stupid/ugly with braces as an adult. I was convinced I'd never wear normal/visible braces but then I decided to get over myself and go with the ceramic br...
by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: My Braces Story (Bimaxillary Protrusion, Lip Incompetence)
Replies: 11
Views: 3629

Re: My Braces Story (Bimaxillary Protrusion, Lip Incompetence)

Same condition and I had my extractions 7 days ago... I can feel my teeth being pulled and hurts sooooo bad in my case.
by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Closing extraction gaps create gaps between other teeth?
Replies: 7
Views: 1357

Re: Closing extraction gaps create gaps between other teeth?

I had my 4 first premolars extracted a few days ago and I was freaking out a bit since I've read that in order to prevent back teeth from moving forward a TAD would be needed but i'm more relaxed nor after reading your experiences... thank you!
by ferh
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: A birthday present to myself at 33
Replies: 28
Views: 5114

Re: A birthday present to myself at 33

Your progress is awesome, stay strong!