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What Can I Do About the Constant Urge to Chew on my Invisalign Trays?

I have this constant urge to chew on my plastic invisalign trays. My jaws are always clenched and I am always chewing/grinding. Especially after the... READ MORE

Is the inability to chew using your back teeth with Invisalign attachments (to the backs of a patient's teeth) normal?

I am on my third set of tray and today I had to VERY large wedge-shaped attachments put on the back side of my upper two front teeth, to fix an... READ MORE

Can you overuse aligner "chewies"?

I recently started Invisalign and when I received my first set of trays, I was also given a few plastic sticks called chewies. My dentist told me I... READ MORE

Open Bite after Invisalign. Can you reassure me?

I finished my first round of Invisilign, and my back teeth did not touch, only my front teeth. This caused problems chewing. Now I'm on my refinement... READ MORE

Inability to chew on one side of my mouth?

I am 30 years and have over the years chewed only on one side of my mouth. i believe i have an over bite on the side that i cannot chew on. the lower... READ MORE

The uppers & lowers molars are independent and the gap between molars is even wider after Invisalign. Is this normal? (photo)

Reason for braces: no molar contact. On tray 11 of 24, front teeth are straighter, but still no molar contact yet. Is that OK? Top front teeth... READ MORE

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