STraighter before? (Pics)

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STraighter before? (Pics)

#1 Post by Steph30 »

Is it just me or does my mouth look so much more messy and out of whack than before braces? Is there even room for my teeth to move without extractions?!
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Re: STraighter before? (Pics)

#2 Post by jem »

No. The pictures are not very clear, but I can see that your front teeth are straightening out.

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)

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Re: STraighter before? (Pics)

#3 Post by Beckett »

Also remember that things will often look worse before they start to get better. It's just the nature of orthodontics. Shove teeth around a bit, make room for other teeth to get where they need to go, then gradually yank everything into the right places.
Braces for 18 months/4 days.


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