Member since 7/18/2014


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So Far So Good - Langhorne, PA

I am a 62 year old female. I had double jaw surgery (overbite) and genioplasty. The reason for the surgery was sleep apnea. Because my lower jaw was too far back, my airway was small and my snoring was awful. I had been using a C-PAP for the past year. Also I have been a teeth grinder for most of my life but was wearing a night guard, not soon enough to grind a lot of my teeth away! To... READ MORE

Recent comments from chariirose

Everything good except chin still numb :(. Now I need new crowns because the old ones don't fit with my newly aligned teeth. Lots more $$$. Still wearing retainers. Thank you for asking READ COMMENT

Your teeth will definitely shift, and fast, if you don't wear it. Between the time my braces came off, at which time the orthodontist took the mold impressions for the retainer, and the time the retainer was delivered (about 12 days),... READ COMMENT

Thank you langpam. btw, the name is chariirose, not charlirose :) Just a name I made up. READ COMMENT

Thank you so much. If you are so uncomfortable resting in bed, and if the surgery would be a cure for that, I encourage you to go through with it. It must be very stressful not to feel comfortable even lying down in bed. Don't be... READ COMMENT

I have to wear the retainer for about a year 24/7 except for eating and brushing my teeth. After that, I'll probably be wearing the retainer while I sleep for the rest of my life. READ COMMENT