24/7 headgear?

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Zara9
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24/7 headgear?

#1 Post by Zara9 »

Hi guys, about a month ago by orthodontist put me in 24 hour headgear wear. I may only take it out to eat so otherwise it must stay strapped around my head. Anybody else in full time headgear?
Zara, 17 years old. Upper & lower ceramic braces, class III elastics & high pull headgear :tingrin:

jem
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Re: 24/7 headgear?

#2 Post by jem »

What type of brackets do you have?
Sectional brace with Damon clear brackets fitted to front 6 upper teeth 3 January 2012
Brackets added to premolars 2 April 2012
Estimated treatment time originally 6-9 months
. Brace removed on 22 July 2013 after 18 months and 19 days
Now enjoying bonded upper retainer plus part time essix/hawley( I have both)

Click here for my story http://www.archwired.com/phpbb2/viewtop ... =9&t=42194

Zara9
Posts: 12
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Re: 24/7 headgear?

#3 Post by Zara9 »

Im not sure
Zara, 17 years old. Upper & lower ceramic braces, class III elastics & high pull headgear :tingrin:

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