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by SideKick3QT
Tue May 05, 2009 5:23 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Why did you guys choose to have braces in adutlhood?
Replies: 58
Views: 12046

I have will not have mine for a few months but, I decided to get them because I have always hated my mouth when I talk. My bottom teeth are so crowded. I have always been self conscious about it. Now that I am older, I can handle my issues with my teeth because my parents neglected to do anything ab...
by SideKick3QT
Sun Apr 26, 2009 10:32 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: hi everyone im new here
Replies: 28
Views: 6568

:D Welcome! Virginia here!
by SideKick3QT
Mon Jul 14, 2008 10:04 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Wisdom teeth out for braces...Is this a possible lawsuit?
Replies: 8
Views: 1418

Well I did not have any documentation that was given to me and the lady took care of it and I dont have to pay a dime!!!! goes to show ya!
by SideKick3QT
Sun Jul 13, 2008 6:23 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Wisdom teeth out for braces...Is this a possible lawsuit?
Replies: 8
Views: 1418

Just to update everybody, after getting the run around with the company I got in contact with the office manager and she pulled my chart to do some investigating. She ended up waiving the $1,095 I was charged for the procedure since it was the clerks mistake for quoting me the wrong price. :D Such a...
by SideKick3QT
Wed Jul 09, 2008 5:23 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Wisdom teeth out for braces...Is this a possible lawsuit?
Replies: 8
Views: 1418

Wisdom teeth out for braces...Is this a possible lawsuit?

I had my wisdom teeth removed at a University medical center in March 08. I had a consultation back in October 07. After the consultation I was given an estimate of 347.50 included with my insurance deduction so I set up an appt to have the procedure done. I called numerous times between that time t...
by SideKick3QT
Wed Jul 02, 2008 4:44 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Impacted wisdom teeth
Replies: 14
Views: 1695

Yeah its really fast lol! I was scared out of my wits but I just tried to make as many jokes with the nurse and doctor as I could. So pretty much as soon as they talk to you about the procedure you'll lay back (I would recommend putting on a good amount of lip gloss or chapstick on your lips) they'l...
by SideKick3QT
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:10 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Infected wisdom tooth site =( Help!!
Replies: 1
Views: 540

Infected wisdom tooth site =( Help!!

So ive been having this gross smelling/tasting stuff fluid coming out of one of my bottom wisdom teeth extraction sites so I have an appt today to get it checked out....what are they going to do if it is infected?? What is the basic procedure for something like this? I am nervous =( I dont want to d...
by SideKick3QT
Fri Mar 07, 2008 9:48 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I just got out of my Wisdom teeth surgery!
Replies: 3
Views: 722

Thanks guys, everything is going good so far. Medicine is working fine, I just got swollen this morning...its so sad looking! lol I hope all this ice works to make it go down. Thanks again guys!
by SideKick3QT
Thu Mar 06, 2008 12:17 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I just got out of my Wisdom teeth surgery!
Replies: 3
Views: 722

I just got out of my Wisdom teeth surgery!

So the surgery was great, whatever drug it is that makes you woosy is amazing lol, I was out within 20 seconds. I woke up crying and I don't know why. Now the soreness is kicking in and I just took my motrin which was fed to me by my boyfriend (thank god he's here) But I'm not in as much pain as I t...
by SideKick3QT
Mon Mar 03, 2008 5:22 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Wisdom teeth Surgery March 6th!
Replies: 4
Views: 706

Wisdom teeth Surgery March 6th!

I'm soo scared because my teeth are impacted pretty bad. Are there any prior precautions I need to take before getting them out? :shock:
by SideKick3QT
Tue Feb 26, 2008 5:38 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: booked in for two extractions on the 11th march
Replies: 22
Views: 2319

Don't be scared! I have to have all 4 of my impacted wisdom teeth out on March 6th..the day is quickly approaching and I am getting more nervous everyday! I am going to be completely sedated though..they are BADLY impacted which scares me more. But you'll be fine!
by SideKick3QT
Sun Feb 17, 2008 12:55 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: whos got the most extractions?
Replies: 19
Views: 2156

Extractions

I am supposed to have 8 out. I am getting my 4 impacted Wisdom teeth taken out March 6th....sooo scared!
by SideKick3QT
Mon Oct 29, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Going price for pulling wisdom teeth?
Replies: 10
Views: 1029

I highly recommend you find the nearest dental school. I havent gotten my procedure done yet but my private oral surgeons office it would cost 1500 for 4 full bony impactions along with sedation. But, I went to the dental/medical school and my fee will only be about $346.....its a pretty crazy diffe...
by SideKick3QT
Thu Oct 18, 2007 6:28 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Insurance question for "pre-existing condition"
Replies: 3
Views: 1617

Insurance question for "pre-existing condition"

I am a full time student and my father is retired military. He is looking into enrolling in the delta dental plan through his retiree program which is a very good program considering his crappy one that he has from his job. Anyway, I was in the process of getting consultations for my wisdomt teeth e...
by SideKick3QT
Wed Oct 03, 2007 4:22 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Oral Surgery at a dental school?
Replies: 1
Views: 818

Oral Surgery at a dental school?

I already had my consult the oral surgeon in my area and the cost will be about $1500 WITH my dental insurance. I have medical insurance but it will not cover any of the sedation. My 4 wisdom teeth are all full bony impactions by the way. So to try to weigh my options, I made an appointment for a co...