Daily Change with Braces Video- Time Lapse

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DrJasonKTam
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Daily Change with Braces Video- Time Lapse

#1 Post by DrJasonKTam »

I wanted to share a video made by one of our patients during his treatment. It was a great surprise to receive yesterday because we had no idea he was doing this during his time in braces with us. Check it out!

http://markhamortho.blogspot.ca/2016/08 ... efore.html
Dr. Jason Tam
Toronto Invisalign, Scarborough braces, and Markham Orthodontist
Diamond Plus Invisalign Provider
Thrice Published in the Invisalign Case Gallery

http://www.mcosmiles.com

Learn all about Toronto Invisalign at http://www.torontobraces.ca.

Before and After Invisalign Video 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNTVxoTQqR8
Before and After Invisalign Video 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywcwlyL-sg8

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#2 Post by Ziggy »

Very cool! Next time wear the same color shirt. I almost had a seizure watching this. :shock:

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#3 Post by DrJasonKTam »

It was his video that he sent us. I'd be a bit concerned if he wore the same shirt every day :). Glad you enjoyed it!
Dr. Jason Tam
Toronto Invisalign, Scarborough braces, and Markham Orthodontist
Diamond Plus Invisalign Provider
Thrice Published in the Invisalign Case Gallery

http://www.mcosmiles.com

Learn all about Toronto Invisalign at http://www.torontobraces.ca.

Before and After Invisalign Video 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNTVxoTQqR8
Before and After Invisalign Video 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywcwlyL-sg8

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#4 Post by bbsadmin »

Thanks for sharing! Very cool indeed!
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#5 Post by Tyrantblade »

Thats a lot of work to take a picture every day for 3 years and turn it into a video, i certainly could never be bothered to do that much and im just to the point of where i can visualize my end result and see my bite start coming together nicely.

Very well done video by the patient and it should be inspiring.
Lots of crimes here

1. The upper molars bite too far ahead of the lower molars

2. Missing teeth #s 9, 14, and, 29

3. Open bite

4. Upper midline left of center

5. Lower midline right of center

6. Upper and lower teeth not straight

Sentence - 24 months, turned to 27 month.

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#6 Post by Beckett »

That was very cool! I can barely remember to take a picture at every adjustment, let alone every day.
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#7 Post by lmk »

Wow, great work Dr. Jason K. Tam ! His teeth are perfect!! Very cool video :D

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#8 Post by Pixelada »

Great video! How old was the patient when he started treatment?
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#9 Post by djspeece »

That is great for so many reasons! He looks like a happy patient, it tracks the length of time (no overnight successes with braces), and it shows different movements as gaps disappear. Great idea and well done. Thanks for sharing, Dr. Tam!
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#10 Post by autumnl »

That is pretty awesome!!
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#11 Post by DrJasonKTam »

The treatment is long because we had to start the treatment earlier in order to move his lateral incisors away from his upper canines. We then had to wait for the canines to erupt into place before continuing with the rest of the treatment. Typically our treatments are not this long!

I really love this video because it shows the great changes but I also know how much work it must have been to put together this video from the start of treatment with an end in mind... every single day. Of course, our patient is thrilled and we are happy we had the opportunity to work with him!

Hopefully this video can inspire some people to visualize that there is an end in sight :).
Dr. Jason Tam
Toronto Invisalign, Scarborough braces, and Markham Orthodontist
Diamond Plus Invisalign Provider
Thrice Published in the Invisalign Case Gallery

http://www.mcosmiles.com

Learn all about Toronto Invisalign at http://www.torontobraces.ca.

Before and After Invisalign Video 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNTVxoTQqR8
Before and After Invisalign Video 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywcwlyL-sg8

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#12 Post by djspeece »

DrJasonKTam wrote:The treatment is long because we had to start the treatment earlier in order to move his lateral incisors away from his upper canines. We then had to wait for the canines to erupt into place before continuing with the rest of the treatment. Typically our treatments are not this long!

I really love this video because it shows the great changes but I also know how much work it must have been to put together this video from the start of treatment with an end in mind... every single day. Of course, our patient is thrilled and we are happy we had the opportunity to work with him!

Hopefully this video can inspire some people to visualize that there is an end in sight :).
Dr. Tam,
Would you mind if I asked Lynn the mod if she would consider making this a sticky at the top of this page?
Dan

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#13 Post by MissEvaH »

So cool!!!!!

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#14 Post by DrJasonKTam »

djspeece wrote:
DrJasonKTam wrote:The treatment is long because we had to start the treatment earlier in order to move his lateral incisors away from his upper canines. We then had to wait for the canines to erupt into place before continuing with the rest of the treatment. Typically our treatments are not this long!

I really love this video because it shows the great changes but I also know how much work it must have been to put together this video from the start of treatment with an end in mind... every single day. Of course, our patient is thrilled and we are happy we had the opportunity to work with him!

Hopefully this video can inspire some people to visualize that there is an end in sight :).
Dr. Tam,
Would you mind if I asked Lynn the mod if she would consider making this a sticky at the top of this page?
Absolutely. Go ahead. I think it would be very motivational for a lot of people! Our patients are loving it as well!
Dr. Jason Tam
Toronto Invisalign, Scarborough braces, and Markham Orthodontist
Diamond Plus Invisalign Provider
Thrice Published in the Invisalign Case Gallery

http://www.mcosmiles.com

Learn all about Toronto Invisalign at http://www.torontobraces.ca.

Before and After Invisalign Video 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNTVxoTQqR8
Before and After Invisalign Video 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywcwlyL-sg8

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#15 Post by djspeece »

DrJasonKTam wrote:
djspeece wrote:
DrJasonKTam wrote:The treatment is long because we had to start the treatment earlier in order to move his lateral incisors away from his upper canines. We then had to wait for the canines to erupt into place before continuing with the rest of the treatment. Typically our treatments are not this long!

I really love this video because it shows the great changes but I also know how much work it must have been to put together this video from the start of treatment with an end in mind... every single day. Of course, our patient is thrilled and we are happy we had the opportunity to work with him!

Hopefully this video can inspire some people to visualize that there is an end in sight :).
Dr. Tam,
Would you mind if I asked Lynn the mod if she would consider making this a sticky at the top of this page?
Absolutely. Go ahead. I think it would be very motivational for a lot of people! Our patients are loving it as well!
Will do!
Dan

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. -- Buddist saying

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