Location: Jacksonville, FL
Member since 10/7/2011


  • 9 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews by ShinShan

Getting Radiance Clear Braces by American Orthodontics - Jacksonville, FL

I have been wanting braces for a long time and have finally decided to go through with it. So I've decided to go with ceramic braces. I have some crowding in my 4 upper and lower teeth in the front and I also have a cross bite. I'm going to be going to my local Orthodontics School for... READ MORE

Getting Invisalign Soon - Jacksonville, FL

I have been wanting braces for a long time and have finally decided to go through with it. I do have a couple questions for those out there that have gone through the process. My consultation appointment is on 10/11. Do they give you a price and approximate treatment time at your... READ MORE

Questions from ShinShan

How Necessary is It to Correct a Crossbite Before Starting Invisalign?

I went to the Orthodontist today and she explained I have a crossbite. She said I would need to wear a special appliance for 3-6 months to correct it before I can start my... READ MORE

I'm Getting the Radiance Clear Braces in a Couple Months. How Bad is It to Get Them on the Top and Bottom? (photo)

I don't want any metal braces in my mouth at all! I've included a picture of my teeth to give an idea of how my bite is as I know this is what can cause a problem with... READ MORE

Does my Crossbite Need to Be Corrected? (photo)

I had my braces put on last Thursday and my ortho discussed with me all the issues they want the braces to fix. Crowding was one of them and I thought my crossbite would be... READ MORE

Recent comments from ShinShan

Yes please let me know how it goes for them at the University! READ COMMENT

Wow that's pretty misleading. All we have in our immediate area are preferred providers, nothing more. But I guess after reading that, just cause someone is a preferred provider doesn't make me feel any more comfortable. So does this... READ COMMENT

Wow! 6 months would be great! They weren't able to give me an approximate timeframe at my consultation but I was counting on 12 months. Have you completed your treatment? READ COMMENT

So I went for my first consultation last Tuesday. I went to my old dentist who does Invisalign since I was familiar with him...let's just say I now know why he's my OLD dentist. He was very short with me and when I had one of his staff... READ COMMENT