Any suggestions for teeth flaring out? (photos)

Hello, i'm wearing braces for 3 years. my top three left teeth are flared out, orthodontist does not seem to see what i'm seeing when i bring this to his attention. attached are pics, please advise how to before i'm due to remove braces in less than a month. thanks

Doctor Answers 1

Teeth flare out naturally

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There is naturally a little flare to teeth, which is a good thing.  Teeth that are too vertical with no flare create issues with bites and can be related to TMJ issues. To reduce/remove flare requires removing enamel between upper and lower teeth to create space, then using an elastic chain to tuck the teeth in.  The challenge is KEEPING the teeth there, since there is a NATURAL flare.

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