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Memphis, Tennessee 38120 US
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Consultation Fee

Free consultation to review your individualized needs!

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Bachelors of Science - University of Arkansas (2006)
    Doctorate of Dental Surgery - University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Dentistry (2010)

  • Post-Medical School Training

    Masters Certificate of Orthodontics - University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics (2013)
    Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics (2015)

Treatments offered at Weiss Orthodontics

Most popular answers from Brenton Glassell, DDS

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Why do I have to wait 6-8 weeks to get approved or denied for braces?

There could be a wait for approval of treatment depending on what insurance you have. For private insurance, sometimes a Prior Authorization (PA) must... READ MORE

I had braces 8 years ago, but now spacing is increased visibily in front two teeth (Photo)

If you have had an increase in space from when the braces came off, my assumption is that you may have had a space between the front 2 teeth before... READ MORE

I got Hawley spring retainers a month ago and now a gap is forming between my front two teeth? (photo)

Joyfully,During treatment with a spring retainer, the desired tooth movement can sometimes produce some unwanted side effects. My suggestion would be... READ MORE

Making up my mind for braces? (photo)

Quickid55,You would be a good candidate for orthodontics. I am not qualified to give you a thorough evaluation, but from the photo, I can tell that... READ MORE

Upper lateral incisors; At the end of my orthodontics it should not be like that, correct? (Photo)

Yes, the lateral incisors are longer than the central incisors due to bracket placement. Sometimes the brackets have to be placed that way to avoid... READ MORE

Does the dentist have to recommend you to the orthodontist to get Braces?

You do not need a referral from your general dentist to see an orthodontist. Dentistry is not like medicine, where you must get a referral from the... READ MORE

Is it possible for the pegged tooth on the left to be removed and the space closed with braces? Missing a lateral incisor(Photo)

Its is difficult to accurately diagnose what would be the best treatment option for you, but I would advise getting a second opinion. You are missing... READ MORE

Do gums grow back? (photo)

It looks as if your orthodontist took away the tissue covering the canines (fang teeth) with a laser so that they would come in much more quickly,... READ MORE

Do I need braces? (Photo)

From an initial glance of your photo, I believe braces can help your smile. You possibly may need a combination of both restorations and braces to... READ MORE

Tooth moving into gum and causing major amounts of pain. Is this normal? (Photo)

It is common for the gums around erupting teeth to be irritated for an amount of time while the teeth are coming in. The best remedy for this issue is... READ MORE

Qualifications
Experience
Practicing for 4 year.
Consultation Fee

Free consultation to review your individualized needs!

Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Bachelors of Science - University of Arkansas (2006)
    Doctorate of Dental Surgery - University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Dentistry (2010)

  • Post-Medical School Training

    Masters Certificate of Orthodontics - University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics (2013)
    Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics (2015)


Why do I have to wait 6-8 weeks to get approved or denied for braces?

There could be a wait for approval of treatment depending on what insurance you have. For private insurance, sometimes a Prior Authorization (PA) must... READ MORE

I had braces 8 years ago, but now spacing is increased visibily in front two teeth (Photo)

If you have had an increase in space from when the braces came off, my assumption is that you may have had a space between the front 2 teeth before... READ MORE

I got Hawley spring retainers a month ago and now a gap is forming between my front two teeth? (photo)

Joyfully,During treatment with a spring retainer, the desired tooth movement can sometimes produce some unwanted side effects. My suggestion would be... READ MORE

Making up my mind for braces? (photo)

Quickid55,You would be a good candidate for orthodontics. I am not qualified to give you a thorough evaluation, but from the photo, I can tell that... READ MORE

Upper lateral incisors; At the end of my orthodontics it should not be like that, correct? (Photo)

Yes, the lateral incisors are longer than the central incisors due to bracket placement. Sometimes the brackets have to be placed that way to avoid... READ MORE

Does the dentist have to recommend you to the orthodontist to get Braces?

You do not need a referral from your general dentist to see an orthodontist. Dentistry is not like medicine, where you must get a referral from the... READ MORE

Is it possible for the pegged tooth on the left to be removed and the space closed with braces? Missing a lateral incisor(Photo)

Its is difficult to accurately diagnose what would be the best treatment option for you, but I would advise getting a second opinion. You are missing... READ MORE

Do gums grow back? (photo)

It looks as if your orthodontist took away the tissue covering the canines (fang teeth) with a laser so that they would come in much more quickly,... READ MORE

Do I need braces? (Photo)

From an initial glance of your photo, I believe braces can help your smile. You possibly may need a combination of both restorations and braces to... READ MORE

Tooth moving into gum and causing major amounts of pain. Is this normal? (Photo)

It is common for the gums around erupting teeth to be irritated for an amount of time while the teeth are coming in. The best remedy for this issue is... READ MORE

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