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rachelash
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braces removal??

#1 Post by rachelash » Tue Aug 01, 2017 9:22 pm

so tomorrow i am going in for my retainer impressions, and two weeks after i have my debonding appointment. the problem is, i'm really anxious that i won't get my braces off because of one tooth! one tooth i have is slightly tilting crooked. it is not noticeable from the front, and when i asked my mom if she noticed, she said she didn't. my teeth naturally tilt forward, so idk if it's supposed to happen. i am so scared i won't get them off because the day after my debonding, i have a special thing going on! any advice or ideas to help me relax a bit?

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Re: braces removal??

#2 Post by djspeece » Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:38 am

Discuss it with your ortho before impressions are made -- he/she may be able to nudge the tooth over a bit with a wire ligature for the impression so that your retainers will fit the ideal configuration of your teeth. Best of luck to you and congratulations!
Dan

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Re: braces removal??

#3 Post by ray1234 » Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:30 am

Best of luck to you and congratulations!

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