Metal + Braces
So I just got braces yesterday. I paid 200 dollar more because they gave me the ceramic ones. But they told me they still have to put metal on the... READ MORE
Can I Get a Permanent Retainer for the First Six Months and then Switch to a Hawley to Wear at Night?
I don't want to have to have metal showing in my mouth after I get my braces off but i dont want metal still glued on my teeth for a while either so... READ MORE
I have had metal braces about ten years ago. I never wore my retainer and now want to have them fixed again I went to the ortho and he suggested metal... READ MORE
I am 20,female. I got the conventional metal braces recently only for the uppers now and I'll get lowers too. Do I need tooth stripping or extraction... READ MORE
I have a 11 year old who will be getting braces soon. Her teeth aren't horribly crooked but enough where they recommend braces. The Orthodontist went... READ MORE
How long do you think I'll have to wear the braces? Is it true that these don't work as fast/ effective as metal braces? (photo)
How long do you think I'll have to wear the braces for? Is it true that these don't work as fast or effective as metal braces? Also, I have been... READ MORE
Could I still get metal braces on my teeth if I have had a cavity filled w/ composite filling on my lateral incisor? (photo)
Hi, I was just wondering your views on this. I had this cavity filled about 8 years ago... It's starting to bother me, I'm thinking it needs to be... READ MORE
Should I Trust an Orthodonist Who Recommended Invisalign but Says He Only Uses Braces for Dental Board Cases?
I recently had a consult with an orthodontist who recommended I get Invisalign for my case but could also offer me braces. Somehow we got talking... READ MORE
I just recently got my braces and i wasnt informed that they only put ceramics on top and not bottom. Im unhappy with the ceramics. They feel way more... READ MORE
I am currently wearing metal braces. I had an impacted canine which has now moved into place where a bracket has put on, however, after a short while,... READ MORE
Will it cost more to get the ceramic ones off & replace w/ metal? Can I get the money back that I spent on the ceramics?(photo)
Top braces are ceramic braces and dont have the wire put on yet until i get a tooth removed. Bottom braces are metal and does have wire. I paid an... READ MORE
I'm about to take my braces off,N I think my teeth is not that perfect,I did the top only,I still have one space between my teeth, N I just want to... READ MORE
I considered all my options (from invisalign to hollywood smile to lingual braces). I finally decided to go with traditional braces but not sure... READ MORE
I opted to get the clear braces on my top teeth and they are twice the size of my metal brackets on my lower teeth. It makes kissing and eating more... READ MORE
Hi, I just shifted from lingual retainers for almost two years to wearing metal retainers. My dentist told me that after 2yrs. of wearing the lingual,... READ MORE
I am a little unhappy with how my teeth have moved after braces even though i have worn my retainer every night. My retainers are 7 years old and... READ MORE
I just finished my treatment for 3 and a half years wearing braces and now i was advised to have clear retainers but for the first week i feel sick... READ MORE
I see people with clear braces but they have metal on the bottom. I heard that that is because the brackets on the bottom might wear away the top... READ MORE
I have metal braces with no bands and one of the brackets fell off, now it's just hanging off the wire. What should I do?
My orthodontist is closed today and I'm not sure if this is an emergency READ MORE
Does the over protruding of lips caused by a metal brace become normal after the removal of the braces?
I've been wearing a metal brace for a month due to protruding anterior teeth. Till now I've not removed any tooth as the doctor suggested. But after... READ MORE