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by Nozzelnut
Mon Jan 27, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: The start of my journey
Replies: 37
Views: 2742

Re: The start of my journey

I'm sure everything will go great!

The first step is usually the hardest; as with most things in life.

Good luck!
by Nozzelnut
Mon Jan 27, 2014 4:12 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Dentist vs orthodontist
Replies: 5
Views: 731

Re: Dentist vs orthodontist

JumpTheDitch sounds like your dentist is one of a kind.

That sounds like a pretty good approach to dental care too.
by Nozzelnut
Mon Jan 27, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Treatment decision: open bite, surgery recommended
Replies: 12
Views: 2977

Re: Treatment decision: open bite, surgery recommended

Surgery was mentioned in my treatment as well. I have to get back to zero (from TMJ issues) before we decide which way to go.
by Nozzelnut
Mon Jan 27, 2014 3:36 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign attachments? Overall experience?
Replies: 18
Views: 11403

Invisalign attachments? Overall experience?

Did your orthodontist tell you how many would be cemented on your teeth and where before starting?

Were you happy with the experience overall?

Just trying to gather as much information to make an informed decision on which way I go for treatment.
by Nozzelnut
Mon Jan 27, 2014 3:19 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: My experience don't get Invisilign
Replies: 5
Views: 2878

Re: My experience don't get Invisilign

Thanks for the write up. I'm currently researching my next step in treatment. I'm leaning away from invisalign more and more.
by Nozzelnut
Mon Jan 27, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Dental Do-dads (Dental Products Q's and Comments)
Topic: What kind of lip balm do you use?
Replies: 142
Views: 61847

Re: What kind of lip balm do you use?

Dermatone. The US ski team uses it so it must be good. And it's got an SPF of 23 to protect from the sun.
by Nozzelnut
Sun Jan 26, 2014 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Braces; again.
Replies: 5
Views: 857

Braces; again.

I had braces many years ago, and my teeth have slowly moved; the bottom teeth are crowded again and I have a little overbite. I've also been clenching and grinding which has irritated my TMJ. Starting with a 13mm flat plane splint for a few months to let the joint heal and to see where my bite reall...