2nd time around at 41

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BlondeCam
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2nd time around at 41

#1 Post by BlondeCam » Fri Jan 27, 2017 4:26 pm

Hi all, like a lot of folks, I had braces as a teen and didn't wear my retainers. Fast forward 25 appx years and I'm going back to correct the shift in my front two teeth. Many people don't notice it but I see it every time I look in the mirror. One is slightly back the other slightly forward and turned. I've thought about this for years and am now going for it.
I'm going to the Orthodontics School. Little less expensive. I'm considered a limited case/ retreat. They expect it will take appx a year. I'm opting for ceramic upper brackets and metal lowers since my bottom teeth don't show when I talk or smile.
Impressions and X-rays were done Tuesday. $950 down payment paid. I'm very excited to get this new/ old adventure started.

Feliciaobrien
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Re: 2nd time around at 41

#2 Post by Feliciaobrien » Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:44 pm

Hello. I am also doing braces a 2nd time like you. I look forward to reading more about your braces journey as an adult.

ray1234
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Re: 2nd time around at 41

#3 Post by ray1234 » Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:29 am

Hi, i also had them 2 times. But if you really want it, then it will be over faster than you think.

heyhey1
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Re: 2nd time around at 41

#4 Post by heyhey1 » Fri Jan 11, 2019 1:49 pm

Did you end up getting them, how is the treatment going if you did? being that it was an ortho school.

Verena
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Re: 2nd time around at 41

#5 Post by Verena » Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:25 am

How long will your treatment be?

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