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How Long Does It Take to Expand/widen Arches with Braces?

I am finishing up with my braces, I have had them for 4 years, my orthodontist is going to try to widen the arches a little, he says a couple of... READ MORE

Very narrow smile after braces treatment. What can I do to widen my palate? (Photo)

4 teeth were removed as well. No palate expansion was done. I now have straight teeth but my smile is very narrow and my palate is narrow as well. It... READ MORE

Can orthodontics widen a smile for a 50 year old?

I had braces at age 25-29 and the smile is quite narrow with shadows at the edge of the smile. The original orthodontist pulled eight teeth and the... READ MORE

Will widening my arch fix bicuspid extraction results?

I am 21 years old and had an over jet. I got two upper bicuspids extracted.Its been 8months since I originally got braces and 6 since the extraction.... READ MORE

Widening palette from thumb sucking

Hi I'm 30 I have a very narrow arch and high palette I really want a wide smile as I'm embarrassed of it. I had braces on befor but they didn't work... READ MORE

What type of treatment would be recommended and how long would treatment be to widen my arch and straighten my teeth? (Photo)

I had braces as a teenager and didn't weasr my retainer after they came off. I'm 33 years old now and I can't comfortably close my mouth anymore... READ MORE

Will I get a wider and straighter smile in 3 months? (Photo)

I'm 18 years old and recently got metal braces. I have fairly straight teeth and the main purpose was to widen my smile. Do you think they can improve... READ MORE

Can braces widen nose? I am extremely upset

I am a teenager and I've had braces for almost 2 years now. I had a crossbite and had my upper arch widened. My smile looks good however i have notice... READ MORE

Broader Smile with Retainers? (photo)

I took off the braces a few years back and have been wearing wire retainers ever since. I am, however, not satisfied with my smile and would like to... READ MORE

Can braces (or anything dental) widen my smile? (Photos)

My mouth is very small so my smile is quite awkward. When I try to smile wider, it actually hurts. I'm not sure if it is because my cheeks are fat... READ MORE

Can you widen the lower jaw with braces in a 15 year old female?

I have a very narrow lower jaw, and have been told this by doctors. Can i fix this non surgically with braces at 15? I don't mind if it takes many years READ MORE

Braces/Invisalign concern with "severe" crowding. Should I get 2 teeth extractions or a wider upper jaw? (photo)

I've had 2 consultations. My dentist took my pictures and xrays and recommended 2 (premolar) extractions to make space and 2 years worth of retainers.... READ MORE

Gaps Widening Between Teeth After Pregnancy?

I just had a baby six weeks ago and have noticed two very slight gaps in my teeth have widened quite a bit. I saw my dentist at around four months... READ MORE

Can V-shaped Arch Be Widened with Standard Metal Braces?

Is it possible to change narrow, V-shaped arch to U-shaped using standard, metal braces? I'm 20 yo. READ MORE

Can Orthordontist Widen Gap Between Teeth to Make It Wider? I Miss It :(

Can orthordontist widen gap between teeth to make it wider? I had braced at 17 to close a gap and two gap on the side of my two front teeth. After... READ MORE

Do I have a weak chin? (photos)

I have an overbite+protrusion and my lower jaw is underdeveloped and is a bit back, my ortho suggested surgery to widen my jaw and move it in correct... READ MORE

What would be the best option for widening and broadening my small smile? (Photo)

I have had braces before and I have had an expander when I was a lot younger in like elementary school. I am 20 years old now and my teeth are ok and... READ MORE

How do you tell if openbite is caused by dental skeletal or habit? Who can determine this for you? Can braces widen smile? photo

I am 26. Tried braces and headgear to fix open bite when teen. Have tongue thrust. Dad had open bite. I have a one crooked tooth and top teeth are... READ MORE

How to get a wider jaw?

I'm 18 years old. I was a mouth breather for years and my lower jaw is not wide. My face is narrow. Will my face grow wider if I put braces and stop... READ MORE

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