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How much for braces I'm 26?

How much for braces I'm 26?

Scratch: Keep the wound clean,dry and apply an antibacterial ointment like bacitracin. Observe for spreading redness which would indicate infection. If you've had a tetanus shot within 10 years you should be ok. ...Read more

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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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How much will braces hurt on the second day?

How much will braces hurt on the second day?

Minor: The amount of 'pain' people experience from conventional orthodontic braces varies from person to person. What one individual considers nothing at all, somebody else with the same condition may report severe pain. Bottom line: most all people have some discomfort that is easily treated with otc pain medication. This discomfort is temporary and will go away. You'll be fine. Talk to your doc too ! ...Read more

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How much do braces hurt on a scale of 1 to 100?

How much do braces hurt on a scale of 1 to 100?

Varies: Dental braces, or orthodontics, to reposition teeth can be performed in ways that were unavailable years ago. Depending on the extent of tooth movement needed, you may require only a simple removable appliance that doesn't have brackets or wires at all! however, even if conventional orthodontics is recommended, treatment is very tolerable. You'll be sore for a couple days, but adapt very well. ...Read more

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Get braces? How much do braces cost? And does it hurt to get on? How long does it take i want as much information as possible please asap

Get braces? How much do braces cost? And does it hurt to get on? How long does it take i want as much information as possible please asap

Placing : Placing braces on your teeth is painless, so you don't have to worry about that. You do need to meet with an orthodontist to find out what your problem is before anyone can tell you how're long it would take to fix it or how much it would cost. ...Read more

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Doctors, how much will braces help my overjet?

Some, maybe: Without seeing your bite an accurate diagnosis is impossible. I can tell you that at age 39, your growth is complete and any orthodontic correction is limited. A severe overjet needs surgery to correct in an adult. I suggest you talk to a orthodontist and get all your options. ...Read more

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How much would braces cost for my twelve year old daughter she has an over bite and brow spots on her teeth

How much would braces cost for my twelve year old daughter she has an over bite and brow spots on her teeth

I : I agree with the above posts. I always recommend to see two orthodontist because the treatment plan and costs will vary. Most orthodontist will provide a free consultation. You want to also think about the quality of care you or your child will receive. If you have dental insurance they may cover some and if not almost all orthodontist will have some type of payment plan. ...Read more

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How much does getting braces cost in australia?

How much does getting braces cost in australia?

Prof fees vary: Much like the U.S., australian professional fees for orthodontic treatment are based on difficult of the treatment, it's duration, and the need for adjunctive procedures or devices. The best way to determine the exact fees is to contact an orthodontic specialist in australia for an opinion. ...Read more

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How much to orthodontic braces cost?

How much to orthodontic braces cost?

Schedule an exam: There are several factors that contribute to the cost of braces. Each patient is different and there should not be a cookie cutter approach with one fee for all. You schedule an exam with an orthodontist to discuss your issues and options. ...Read more

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How much for clear braces (one row) if I am under the cleft palate program?

How much for clear braces (one row) if I am under the cleft palate program?

Usually not covered: Most insurance programs do not kick in funds to cover the extra cost of clear brackets. You will have to discuss the extra cost w your orthodontist. And no, clear aligners are not an appropriate treatment modality for patients with all the complexity seen in cleft cases. ...Read more

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How much effectibe are braces in correcting ugly crooked teeth?

How much effectibe are braces in correcting ugly crooked teeth?

Very predictable: Generally the worse your problems are with your teeth the more predictable you will see significant improvement. Crooked teeth look ugly, even though you may actually have beautiful the only look ugly because they are crooked. You will be amazed how much a trained Orthodontist can improve the appearance of your ugly, crooked teeth. ...Read more

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How much time will I need braces after orthognathic surgery?

How much time will I need braces after orthognathic surgery?

Varies: And for many patients, orthodontic care is performed before the surgery. You should consult with an orthodontic/oral surgeon team to have your condition evaluated. ...Read more

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How much time time will I have to wear braces?

How much time time will I have to wear braces?

Different: Orthodontic treatment is a service, not a commodity. No two malocclusions are alike. Treatment time depends on complexity of the diagnosis, skill of the operator (choose a qualified Orthodontic Specialist), and to a great extent the level of your compliance with instructions. See an Orthodontist for personalized advice. ...Read more

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How much time does it take to remove my braces?

How much time does it take to remove my braces?

Minutes: It takes just a few minutes to disconnect the braces from the teeth. It takes longer to remove the residual bonding material from the teeth and then polish the teeth. Additional time required to take impressions for retainers and to go over post-braces oral hygiene instructions. Ask your Treating Dentist or Orthodontic Specialist how much time you should set aside. ...Read more

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How much time would I have to have braces for ?

No age limit: There is no age limit for orthodontic movement. However presence of gum disease might become a limiting factors. ...Read more

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How much time will it take for braces to fix my gaps?

How much time will it take for braces to fix my gaps?

Can't see them: Only your orthodontist can answer that question for you. Want teeth to move as quickly as possible? Keep teeth/gums immaculately clean &healthy. Don't damage your braces. Follow all instructions to the letter, don't cheat. ...Read more

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How much time does it take to treat diastema by braces?

How much time does it take to treat diastema by braces?

See yourOrthodontist: Regardless what may be the reason for your diastema, you need to consult orthodontist and get diagnosis treatment plan accordingly. ...Read more

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How much time after final adjustment should I get my braces off?

How much time after final adjustment should I get my braces off?

Until: Until your treating Dentist or (hopefully) fully qualified Orthodontic Specialst determines that no more revisions are required. Only your caregiver knows when you'real done. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how much time does it take to close a gap by wearing braces?

Can you tell me how much time  does it take to close a gap by wearing braces?

Weeks to months: Many variables such as location, size of tooth roots, bone density, size of gap, type of mechanics, etc. You need to be seen by anorthodonticspecialist for best advice as to your problem. Every patient is different. ...Read more