Barbara R

Location: Quakertown, PA
Member since 9/17/2011

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A Worthy Investment - Quakertown, PA

At age 61, I got tired of having to photo edit pictures in which I was smiling: airbrushing a twisted tooth, removing a shadow cast by a protruding tooth, etc. Oh what the heck. I simply wanted straight teeth and as one ages, the teeth migrate forward and push the front teeth out of alignment. My upper two front teeth began folding and overlapping. My laterals turned sideways.Even the... READ MORE

Recent comments from Barbara R

Hi BatonRougeCutie, my front teeth found their way and the gap closed within a month. Just wanted to give you a timeframe reference. It might take yours less or longer, but don't wait too long to address the gap issue. Also, if/when the... READ COMMENT

I'd be hesitant about any more filing. Once it's filed, there's no reversing it. I had refinement aligners too. Three refinement aligners and I still wasn't satisfied. Neither was my dentist. I had more impressions done and another 19... READ COMMENT

If it's any consolation, I also developed a slight gap between my two front teeth during the Invisalign process. I entered treatment to correct a twisted lateral and didn't realize until treatment was finished that my otherwise perfect... READ COMMENT

Jules 1 ... I'd like to know the outcome of your dilemma. My Invisalign treatment is complete, but I too had canines appearing much longer than my laterals and two front teeth. My dentist said it wasn't a problem with the canines being... READ COMMENT