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by JeniK
Thu Jun 06, 2013 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hoping for Braces
Replies: 39
Views: 3815

Re: Hoping for Braces

I would like opinions. I have the clearance from my doctor...but have to wait 2 months. My doctor has sent a letter...I am assuming it was faxed to the ortho. I am trying to decide if A ) Wait until the office calls me to maybe set up appt in Aug .... or B) call tomorrow and see if they will schedul...
by JeniK
Thu Jun 06, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Journey to a normal bite
Replies: 2
Views: 498

Re: Journey to a normal bite

Welcome!! You have come to the right place to ask your questions! I am also new here...but I am learning more then I could ever imagine I could from a forum!! Good luck with everything!!
by JeniK
Wed Jun 05, 2013 7:03 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: June2013 buddies? Surgery on upper or both jaws
Replies: 50
Views: 4355

Re: June2013 buddies? Surgery on upper or both jaws

Chiara, So happy it is over for you! I hope you heal quickly and not in too much pain in the next coming days! Thanks for letting us know you are doing ok ! :)
by JeniK
Wed Jun 05, 2013 1:56 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: I'm going to get braces this year!
Replies: 390
Views: 40580

Re: I'm going to get braces this year!

Happy Happy Birthday!!!
by JeniK
Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Over 50's club ?
Replies: 75
Views: 15515

Re: Over 50's club ?

Thanks Dee17! I am in the right place now! I have been to my doctor today. She took me off my medication for the time being. When i am done with braces...I go back on it..at least that is the plan now. I have to wait 2 months before I can have the braces put on. Oh well.. I will enjoy my summer unti...
by JeniK
Tue Jun 04, 2013 6:07 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hoping for Braces
Replies: 39
Views: 3815

Re: Hoping for Braces

Thanks rhibee83 ! Like all the others have said....I am so glad I found this forum!! I will wait this week to see if I get a call. My doctor is faxing the letter back to the orth. Hopefully I will get an appt date set the first week of Aug!! This is really going to happen!!
by JeniK
Tue Jun 04, 2013 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hoping for Braces
Replies: 39
Views: 3815

Re: Hoping for Braces

Well...My answer was...Yes I can!! But....there is always a but! I have to wait 2 months to get some of the med out of my system. On one hand I was a bit disappointed because I am so anxious to get this started.....and on the other hand....I am delighted I was told yes! Time seems to go so fast with...
by JeniK
Mon Jun 03, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hoping for Braces
Replies: 39
Views: 3815

Re: Hoping for Braces

Well...tomorrow is the day. Either I get clearance from my physician, or told no because of the medication I am on. I am hoping for the clearance big time. Either way I will post what I find out. I have been reading alot on this medication. I have some of my own thoughts on it...but since I am not t...
by JeniK
Mon Jun 03, 2013 6:38 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Bikerchick85's Quest for a Perfect Smile *With Pics!*
Replies: 183
Views: 24755

Re: Bikerchick85's Quest for a Perfect Smile *With Pics!*

WOW Bikerchick....from just reading your post this morning...and your pics...looking good! I find it amazing how fast some of the changes are!! I hope I am as succesfull with mine!! Keep up the good work!!
by JeniK
Mon Jun 03, 2013 6:12 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Scared that my teeth will get yellow .. stained
Replies: 7
Views: 828

Re: Scared that my teeth will get yellow .. stained

I found out tomorrow if I am able to get braces. If I do....I will have clear on top and metal on the bottom. I drink coffee...but most time only 1 cup a day....I am hoping I will keep the staining away also. :D
by JeniK
Sun Jun 02, 2013 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hoping for Braces
Replies: 39
Views: 3815

Re: Hoping for Braces

ScottR.....I sure will. I feel like a kid waiting on Christmas morning!! I hope I get the gift I want....a clearance for braces!!
by JeniK
Fri May 31, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Newbie intro
Replies: 7
Views: 683

Re: Newbie intro

Blueribbon, My medication is for osteopenia, which is before osteoporosis. I have been on this med for 14 months. You have to be on it for 1 year before it starts to work. Orth Dr. said that he has had others on this med ( fosamax) and their dr put them on something else for the time being. I sure h...
by JeniK
Fri May 31, 2013 2:07 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Newbie intro
Replies: 7
Views: 683

Re: Newbie intro

Hello Everyone!! I am a newbie also..... No braces at this time...but I am hoping to be able to get them soon. I have to see my regular doctor first...I am on a bone medication and the orth Dr said I have to have clearance from family doctor. Tuesday is my appt with that doctor. I am crossing my fin...
by JeniK
Thu May 30, 2013 7:18 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Sunshiney Saga
Replies: 262
Views: 25965

Re: Sunshiney Saga

Wow Sunshine..!! I have read all your post....I am glad you are still going towards your goal!! Keep going! June is close...I hope they keep all your dates now!
by JeniK
Thu May 30, 2013 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hoping for Braces
Replies: 39
Views: 3815

Re: Hoping for Braces

Sunshine Ray!! Thanks for the reply!! Will post as soon as I know...:-)