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Is it possible for me to get braces if my teeth fake?

Is it possible for me to get braces if my teeth fake?

Not enough info: You would have to describe your version of fake teeth. See a dentist for an evaluation and describe what you are trying to accomplish as an end result. ...Read more

Dr. Chad Levitt
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Braces (Definition)

They are used in orthodontics. The braces are put onto the teeth at precise anatomical locations, and wire runs through the braces and brings teeth into proper alignment. This is a very short answer for a very ...Read more


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Can i still have braces even though I have 2 fake teeth in front?

Can i still have braces even though I have 2 fake teeth in  front?

Yes you can: What your dentist will do depends on what you mean by "fake". Your dental prosthetics are either "fixed" or "removable." ask your dentist how to handle your specific situation. ...Read more

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Hi, how long after getting braces put on and baby teeth extracted can a "fake" tooth or "flipper" be put on the wire?

Hi, how long after getting braces put on and baby teeth extracted can a "fake" tooth or "flipper" be put on the wire?

Ask your orthodontis: Since you are currently in braces and are under the care of an orthodontist, he/she would be the best person to ask this question. In your case it might not be a matter of how soon/how long, but if it is appropriate and when is it most appropriate. Anything we say here would be insufficient compared with your current treating orthodontist's opinion. ...Read more

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Will i need teeth out for braces?

Will i need teeth out for braces?

Not always: Each case is different and whether or not to take out teeth will be determined by your orthodontist after a careful workup and evaluation which usually includes a clinical exam, x-rays, photos and diagnostic models. ...Read more

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Can braces be put on crowned teeth?

Can braces be put on crowned teeth?

Porcelain bonding: Brackets can be boned to porcelain crowns. No worries. ...Read more

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Will my teeth tickle after my braces?

Nope: Take good care of them while you have braces on, and you 'll be thrilled when your braces come off. ...Read more

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Does getting teeth out for braces hurt?

Does getting teeth out for braces hurt?

It shouldn't: You should be fine if proper topical anesthesia is placed first, followed by local anesthesia. ...Read more

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How can braces exactly move your teeth?

Wolfe's Law: Apply pressure to bone it dissolves away, apply tension and new bone is laid down. Forces directed by removable or fixed appliances. Fixed appliances are gold standard, providing twice the correction of removable appliances. See orthodontic specialist for explanation of exactly what can be done for you. ...Read more

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Why do my teeth wobble with my braces on?

Why do my teeth wobble with my braces on?

Braces: Moving teeth orthodontically involves putting a small amount of pressure on the teeth. This causes them to loosen slightly until the bone supporting the teeth remodels around the tooth in its new position. The process continues until teeth reach their final position and they are allowed to tighten with the help of retainers. This is a normal process. If you have concerns talk to the orthodontist. ...Read more

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