Dental Braces Questions

  • Swelling with braces

    hey i have been wearing braces gonna be 2 years now. im on that stage where the dentist is now using power chains to close the gaps. my teeth are all straight. its just the gaps game now. been 2 days ive severe swelling in my molars. my ortho says...

  • Should I Keep Wearing My Elastics Even Though My Dentist Said I Didnt Have To?

    I Wore My Elastics For My Overbite For Only 4 Weeks. I Went To My Appointment And My Dentist Said I Didn't Need To Wear Them Anymore. But He Also Said I Will Be Planning To Get My Braces Next Time. I Feel Like My Overbite Is Still There Though.

  • Are orthodontists supposed to press down on your teeth when trying to get lthe wire in?

    When I go to the orthodontist for my monthly wire and rubberband change they make it hurt. I am not talking about soreness. My orthodontist makes the process of getting new wires put in hurt. I end of crying on the way home every time. My...

  • How can i stop my teeth moving after braces?

    I had gaps between my teeth before I had braces, but the biggest gap was between the two front teeth. I then had braces for around 18 months and all the gaps were closed. A few days or so after getting my braces off however, the gap between my two...

  • Possible top braces only with a missing 2nd molar ?

    I\'m 15 and I was wondering if I was eligible for braces . I have an extracted 2nd molar in upper left jaw and bad decayed 2nd molar in lower right jaw . I have a bit of an Overbite and crooked teeth . I also notice shifting of my teeth to the...

  • Tooth with bone loss

    I am considering getting braces my two front teeth have a large gap, but one tooth has 30% bone loss. Will it fall out if I get braces?

  • Should I get them?

    Ok, so I'm 15 years old, and I had gone to the dentist last month. I had no cavities and my teeth were healthy. However, I do have very small teeth,gaps in between the top four, and my bottoms point slightly away from each other. The dentist then...

  • What to do after 13 years of brace brackets?

    To Whom it May Concern, Hello. My name is Gaynelle. I have a very strange yet critical dental case to fix and I haven't the slightest idea where to begin. I have had brace brackets on my teeth for 13 years. My dentist at the time started a few...

  • My chain came off the wire!

    My chain came off of the wire of my braces, and although the chain is still attached to a bracket, it is dangling in my mouth, and I'm worried about it. What should I do? I'm going to call a orthodontist in the morning, but is there's anything I can...

  • Brace could be broken a bit of pain

    Hi, So I have braces At the back of my mouth the wire has been pulled off and one bracket's been detached,does this count as my brace being broken??? I think the wire's pooped out on every other side of my mouth...is it sensible to phone the...

  • do I need braces to fix my problem?

    Hi, my name is sam and I'm 15 I'm in highschool therefore I pose this question. I have a gap between my two front teeth its not that big nor is it that small is there any possibility braces could correct this and if not are there braces that are...

  • Correcting a missing canine

    When my permanent teeth grew in only three canines grew and where the fourth should be there is an extra incisor. The incisor grew in sideways, the edge of the tooth coming in first as though it were a canine. Only later on did I realize that the...

  • Braces with a jacket teeth

    Is it possible to a braces on my jacket teeth?can i wear a brace even my teeth is jacket? Cause i have six jacket on my upper teeth and i want to put a braces on it.and i have also a jacket teeth on my lower its 3 on my lower teeth and i also want...

  • Developing TMJ and dished-in profile due to extractions and braces?

    4 years or so ago, I had two of my bottom first molars extracted due to cavities. In the past year, I had my two of my upper first molars extracted. Again, due to cavities. A week after that extraction, I came back to my orthodontist to get...

  • Can I get my braces off?

    I've had my braces on for a year and a half. I haven't had any work done on them in like, six months because my mother hasn't been making the payments on them. I only got them in Feb. of 2012 to fix my front teeth, which were gaped, and one was...

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