Location: Orange County, CA
Member since 4/1/2014


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Reviews by adam1995

My Invisalign Experience - Villa Park, CA

So far, so good. I am nearing the last few days of my 2nd set of aligners. The whole thing is expected to take about 20 months. I am 53 years old. I had braces in high school on my top arch only, and was never 100 percent happy with my teeth, so I finally decided to fo something about it,... READ MORE

Questions from adam1995

Severe jaw pain past 24 hours with Invisalign, what do you suggest?

I am 54 years old, and my jaw has made a popping sound whenever I open my mouth for at least 40 years.  The pop is on the right jaw. I am nearing the end of my 3rd set of... READ MORE

54 yo female, nearing the end of 3rd set of aligners, when a previously unknown cracked back molar caused an abscess. (photo)

How will we determine which set of aligners to restart my treatment on, once this whole situation is over with? (My aligners will have not been worn at all for approx 14 days).... READ MORE

Why does Botox last about 11 (eleven) months for me?

I started getting regular Botox injections when I was 39 1/2 years old. I am 54 y.o now. Every 11 months !!! My nurse practitioner/ injector is amazed. She says that she has 2... READ MORE

Tooth abscess numbing shots, June 1, 2014. Will these nerves ever reconnect?

I think 1 of the numbing shots hit my inferior alveolar nerve, and I have had a numb chin and lower lip for almost 10 months. Will these nerves ever reconnect? 54 year old... READ MORE

Why do I still have holes to close up when I'm at the end of my last set of clear aligners? (Photo)

I am on set 24 of 24. Very compliant wearer. My ortho checks my teeth every 2 weeks, and never any problem with fit. My last set is in now and I still have holes to close up,... READ MORE

Recent comments from adam1995

Good luck with everything. Your teeth are looking much better. I have had my Invisalign for 28 months now- started in March 2014, and my teeth were not very crooked, but I have very long tooth roots. This is a good thing as far as... READ COMMENT

I am on my 3rd set of refinements, and probably a few more sets of refinements after that. I developed an open bite, plus I have very long tooth roots, so my teeth are stubborn I guess. READ COMMENT

It is a little bit difficult to chew, but it is getting a little bit better. I am on tray 38 of 42 now. 26 1/2 months so far. I used to wear each tray for 3 weeks each, but have changed to 2 weeks each quite awhile ago. Hopefully 42... READ COMMENT

I bet it stands for "muscle repair". I was wondering what MR stood for also. READ COMMENT

Congratulations Kkkkkaty. I have at least 5 more sets to go. On my 3rd set of refinements now, trying to be able to bite down so my front teeth don't touch each other. My middle top upper arch hits my bottom middle lower arch... READ COMMENT