Member since 3/13/2012


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Reviews by ocdave

My Invisalign Journey - Part 2, Refinements

(Week 1) I just started my invisalign treatment. I have an overbite, and my lower teeth are arched. My bite is way off so when I chew my bottom teeth will hit the gums behind my front teeth if I'm not careful. If the clincheck animation is correct, this treatmant plan should correct my... READ MORE

Recent comments from ocdave

I never had any issues with sensitivity. My gum recession was due to bone loss from the beginning stages of periodontal disease. Once I got all of that area stabilized I went ahead and had my graft. With any luck this should give me... READ COMMENT

Picture 6 was the best pic to show you the graft. I had the graft done a few years before I started the Invisalign. You can't really tell other than the gum color is slightly different. It was painful for a few days but your mouth heals... READ COMMENT

Hi twoplusone, in picture 6/24 you can see the graft across my bottom 3 front teeth. It was about a 3 hour procedure. They take tissue from the roof of your mouth and place over the receded area, and stitch it in. Your mouth heals... READ COMMENT

Hi 2 + 1, I had some gum recession on my bottom front teeth before I started. I had a gum graft 4 or 5 years ago. One of my pictures shows that. READ COMMENT

Yeah, if I could do it all over again I would go with metal braces. With Invisalign you're limited to the accuracy of the trays, with no way to adjust along the way without making new molds for new trays. Braces as you know can be... READ COMMENT