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by Dilema
Wed Oct 13, 2010 6:42 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: A bit freaked out, changed wire to soon?
Replies: 6
Views: 1332

A bit freaked out, changed wire to soon?

My upper wire has been on for more than a month and my lower wire has been put on for 3 and a half weeks. Three days ago I noticed my lower wire became loose and popped out of my 2nd molar, I made an appointment and saw my ortho yesterday. To my surprise he decided to change both of my wires two and...
by Dilema
Tue Oct 12, 2010 7:19 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: 23 days to go! My journey!
Replies: 4
Views: 1550

congrats mate

looks pretty good

make sure to post pics when its a done deal
by Dilema
Mon Oct 11, 2010 6:42 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: arch wire size
Replies: 13
Views: 2852

Yes each time it came out I saw my ortho right away. The first time he threaded it back in, but the second time it happend he just cut the wire from the second last bracket. I have my second wire in now and it's so much stronger. It hasn't come out all. When I mean a lot of give, I mean a wire that...
by Dilema
Mon Oct 11, 2010 6:15 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: arch wire size
Replies: 13
Views: 2852

*loose*
by Dilema
Mon Oct 11, 2010 6:13 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: arch wire size
Replies: 13
Views: 2852

My first wire was so thin it came out at the back 3 times in the first 2/3 weeks which was so frustrating! But apparently I needed a wire with a lot of give because of the crowding in my bottom front teeth. this morning I noticed the same, it is almost lose now. I will see my ortho tomorrow, my 2nd...
by Dilema
Mon Oct 11, 2010 3:47 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Lana's Story
Replies: 23
Views: 7329

dang

that is a long time..

you mentioned you could not wear elastics for a while do you think that slowed down your process by 4-6 months?
by Dilema
Mon Oct 11, 2010 3:34 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Lana's Story
Replies: 23
Views: 7329

how long have you had them?

whats the total treatment time?

thanks

looks great :lol:
by Dilema
Sat Oct 09, 2010 11:36 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: your next appointment...
Replies: 36
Views: 5471

Dilema wrote:my first adjustment is on th 24th, almost 5 weeks in..getting my wire replace with a thicker one..hopefully more movement
I meant the 23rd
by Dilema
Sat Oct 09, 2010 11:36 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: your next appointment...
Replies: 36
Views: 5471

my first adjustment is on th 24th, almost 5 weeks in..getting my wire replace with a thicker one..hopefully more movement
by Dilema
Sat Oct 09, 2010 8:47 am
Forum: Dental Do-dads (Dental Products Q's and Comments)
Topic: What mouthwash do you like to use?
Replies: 46
Views: 25500

NervousNewbie wrote:I use ACT Anti-Cavity. It is green. It does not have alcohol. I use it 2x a day.
same here

been using it for a month, I like it
by Dilema
Thu Oct 07, 2010 12:11 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Journey Of A Brace Newbie!
Replies: 32
Views: 9168

its hard to tell since the pictures are so small http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b174/KimonoKirie/braces2.jpg http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b174/KimonoKirie/onemonthbraces.jpg http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b174/KimonoKirie/arch1.jpg http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b174/KimonoKirie/onemon...
by Dilema
Wed Oct 06, 2010 6:34 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Braces off way sooner than expected
Replies: 22
Views: 5926

wooohooo

congrats
by Dilema
Wed Oct 06, 2010 1:16 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Teeth alignment... genetic?
Replies: 11
Views: 4496

def genetics, I got mine from my dad, however his are half as bad
by Dilema
Tue Oct 05, 2010 4:41 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Journey to achieve my dreams!
Replies: 16
Views: 4145

very healthy teeth

that should be fixed in no time
by Dilema
Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:07 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: No extractions?
Replies: 19
Views: 2909

my 7 and 10 are almost poping out, thats how crowded my upper teeth are...no extractions, well I did have my wisdom teeth removed. its been more than 3 weeks and I really dont see any change...I asked my ortho about it, he laughed and said it takes time..I had worst cases...I trust him, but if he de...