Have a big gap and one tooth behind another, plus my bottom teeth aren't straight. Do I need braces? (photo)
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Need for Braces
It would be difficult to determine the need for braces from one photograph. When we assess someone, it usually takes time and we require xrays and a full examination. We ask you to move your jaws, bite together, etc.
I would strongly suggest that if you have any questions or concerns - which I can tell that you do - seek the advice of an Orthodontist who can give you a full assessment and give you all your choices for treatment (if necessary).
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