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can i get braces if i have dental implants? i'm 35, and would like to get braces. however, i have two dental implants on the upper left side of my jaw due to an accident years ago. since these implants can't move, does that preclude me from being able to

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Absolutely: Sometimes they are in the wrong place for final orthodontic goals, sometimes they are wonderful as anchors to help move other teeth effectively; but in the end there is always a work-around and yes, orthodontics can be done with implants. Best of luck!
Answered on Mar 28, 2018

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