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Can a Palatal Expander or Braces Cause TMJ?

There is a review titled "I now have TMJ for life" and several people have commented that they have TMJ problems, and also had palatal... READ MORE

I Have a Crossbite(right Side Upper Teeth) and Tmj. Are Braces the Best Fix for Me?

I am 34 and just got braces put on a month ago. I went to the dentist a day ago and he was not sure braces were the best option for my issues. He was... READ MORE

Why Wont my Orthodontist Place an Expander? (photo)

My teeth have alwz been straight but i had braces placed 6 yrs ago due to undrbite.i nvr had a retainer made when my braces were taken off.Now i hav... READ MORE

Is This Acceptable Result of Treatment: 3/4 of the Teeth Fit Perfectly with Each Other but the Ones Were the Open Bite Was Dont?

My son had class III malocclusion, under bite, and posterior open bite. He had an expander and ceramic braces. At the end there is a mild midline... READ MORE

Palatal Expander vs. Extraction Of Upper Bicuspids In A 19 Year Old Female? (Photos)

I have seen 4 orthodontists (first ortho I have ruled out, 3 left now) who each gave me different opinions: - 3/4 mostly said 2 upper pre-molars to... READ MORE

Should I Use an Expander for my Case? Crossbite and Diastema. (photo)

I know i'd be needing braces, upper and lower perhaps? is there & how much braces placed inside/back of the teeth, can it apply on my case? how... READ MORE

Braces Being Put Back on?

My girls braces were remved 6 mnths ago noticed that 1 tooth shifted and they were unable to fix with adjust retainer. She wore her's all the tim so... READ MORE

Is my palatal expander causing me to have nerve damage as I now have pain when I bite whereas I didn't before?

36 year old female. Non surgical palatal expander put in 4 weeks ago. Tried biting softer foods, but there's pain now where there wasn't before.... READ MORE

Can i straighten out my teeth with braces without getting 4 teeth extracted ? Will I have protruded teeth? (photo)

I was told that i had two options according to orthodontist: 1) Braces in conjunction with the extraction of 4 teeth to relive the crowding and soften... READ MORE

Should I extract teeth while wearing Braces?

I went to the ortho, he said that I would have to extract 4 premolar teeth ( 2 top and 2 bottom ). He also said that when I remove the braces later, I... READ MORE

Orthodontic

Hello my name is Kevin I was having a rapid maxillary Expansion 4 years ago . Now my jaw is narrow again. Today i got a Slow maxillary expansion .... READ MORE

Is it ok to use jaw expander at age 22?

My doctor offer me to use jaw expander. I am 22 years old and have Unilateral Cross bite. READ MORE

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