Sore + Braces
It seems no matter how many hours a day I wear my retainer my teeth continue to be sore. My teeth feel fine for the most part when I am wearing my... READ MORE
I Just Started Wearing Retainer Again Will It Help to Slightly Shift my Teeth Back in Place? (photo)
I got my braces removed at the end of 2008 and I wore my retainer like prescribed for month's, then shifted to night's, then every other night, then... 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
Haven't used retainer for a month and front tooth has moved - will using retainer again (but for longer hours) fix this?
Had a brace for over a year and had them removed just before christmas. used retainers nightly up until my last checkup where they told me to start... READ MORE
Help! chronic headaches, chewing/biting issues, jaw/muscle soreness. in braces for over 3 yrs.1st 2 bicuspids removed due to crowding. Then... READ MORE
I had braces, and I neglected wearing my retainer.If I put on my retainer it hurts and my teeth feel sore . If I wear my retainer overnight for months... READ MORE
I had a brace when I was a teenager and my teeth have moved back, quite severely. I had 4 premolars removed before my first brace, would I still be... READ MORE
Why am I wearing rubber bands if they aren't doing anything? Why haven't my braces been tightened after a year of wearing them?
I wore a paletal expander for about 3 months along with my bottem braces. After my expander was removed I got my top braces. Ive had my braces for... READ MORE
I had braces for three years, had them removed 8 years ago. Never bothered with a retainer, oops. I take care of my teeth I brush and floss regularly.... READ MORE
I read about chewing gum today to get rid of this problem. I've been chewing since. How long does it take chewing gum before the pain will ease off,... READ MORE
Do I really need forsus springs to correct an almost unnoticeable overbite? Forsus springs don't feel right?
Got springs on & dentist said that it was to fix my overbite, which I never noticed I had. Personally, I am very happy going without being fixed (it... READ MORE
My new replacement clear plastic retainer feels really tight. Is this right? Could I still wear my old snapped retainer? (photo)
My retainer broke/snapped in two, so I went to an orthodontist and had both the top and bottom ones remade. The top one feels fine, but the bottom one... READ MORE
I got my braces off a little over 6 months ago I used to wear my retainer then I got lazy & then would wear it at night and sometimes I would just... READ MORE
My bracket on my brace broke off hours after i got a bracket fixed . Is this my fault because i wasnt eating anything then my tooth got really sore so... READ MORE
My top row of teeth are perfectly straight although my bottom row of teeth are crooked. One of my bottom teeth is going backwards and it is often sore... READ MORE
What is the bit called when your bottom front teeth puch your top teeth out I went to the dentist and they pointed it out and showed me that is making... READ MORE
Mild filling and two bite adjustments. After 2 months my jaw is sore and pressure in teeth when they touch.
What should I do? READ MORE
I am very dissatisfied with the braces because the doctor estimated me to have them for 2 years and its been about 3 years now & every time that I go,... READ MORE
Can you eat and drink while having a one tooth and gum retainer? Is it normal for it to become sore and irritated?
I recently had my tooth filled in with a retainer that I have to wear during the day and take out at night. It's very irritated and sore so I've been... READ MORE