adam1995

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Location: Orange County, CA
Member since 4/1/2014

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Reviews by adam1995

My Invisalign Experience - Villa Park, CA

So far, so good. I am nearing the last few days of my 2nd set of aligners. The whole thing is expected to take about 20 months. I am 53 years old. I had braces in high school on my top arch only, and was never 100 percent happy with my teeth, so I finally decided to fo something about it,... READ MORE

Questions from adam1995

Severe jaw pain past 24 hours with Invisalign, what do you suggest?

I am 54 years old, and my jaw has made a popping sound whenever I open my mouth for at least 40 years.  The pop is on the right jaw. I am nearing the end of my 3rd set of... READ MORE

54 yo female, nearing the end of 3rd set of aligners, when a previously unknown cracked back molar caused an abscess. (photo)

How will we determine which set of aligners to restart my treatment on, once this whole situation is over with? (My aligners will have not been worn at all for approx 14 days).... READ MORE

Why does Botox last about 11 (eleven) months for me?

I started getting regular Botox injections when I was 39 1/2 years old. I am 54 y.o now. Every 11 months !!! My nurse practitioner/ injector is amazed. She says that she has 2... READ MORE

Tooth abscess numbing shots, June 1, 2014. Will these nerves ever reconnect?

I think 1 of the numbing shots hit my inferior alveolar nerve, and I have had a numb chin and lower lip for almost 10 months. Will these nerves ever reconnect? 54 year old... READ MORE

Recent comments from adam1995

Thanks Beth4123. It is a question I will be asking my ortho when the time comes, for sure. I wouldn't mind having to wear these things more than just 8 hours while sleeping if that will help. I should be done with the 22-23 hours per... READ COMMENT

Thank you !!! READ COMMENT

Unless my orthodontist convinces me otherwise, I plan on wearing my retainer more than just to sleep for at least 1 year. After reading a posting from James J. Aubrey DMD, on this site, it makes sense to me. He explains how with... READ COMMENT