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What happens to braces without orthodontists to maintain while I am in college?
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Possible disaster
You must be seen as often as your orthodontic specialist deems necessary to assure that treatment progresses as planned.
Prolonged time between appointments can lengthen time in treatment. If damage occurs, teeth may move incorrectly, or teeth/gums could become damaged. Work this out with your orthodontist.

In brief: Possible disaster
You must be seen as often as your orthodontic specialist deems necessary to assure that treatment progresses as planned.
Prolonged time between appointments can lengthen time in treatment. If damage occurs, teeth may move incorrectly, or teeth/gums could become damaged. Work this out with your orthodontist.
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Dr. Shawn Murray
Dentistry
In brief: Brace care
It is a really bad idea to keep braces on without seeing your orthodontist on a regular basis.
You could develop periodontal disease, get shortening of the roots, bone loss, teeth shifting in bad ways, infections, cavities, etc. Your best option is to discuss your options with your orthodontist.

In brief: Brace care
It is a really bad idea to keep braces on without seeing your orthodontist on a regular basis.
You could develop periodontal disease, get shortening of the roots, bone loss, teeth shifting in bad ways, infections, cavities, etc. Your best option is to discuss your options with your orthodontist.
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Dr. BHARAT RAKSHAK
Dentistry
In brief: Possible overcorrect
Without proper followup several things can go wrong, just like a car without a driver or brakes.
Your teeth can go in the wrong direction, might get over or under corrected, the ties or replaceable components might deteriorate, some bands or brackets might fall off or hang in there causing loss of control or discomfort.Improper care and hygiene may also cause cavities or gum problems. , .

In brief: Possible overcorrect
Without proper followup several things can go wrong, just like a car without a driver or brakes.
Your teeth can go in the wrong direction, might get over or under corrected, the ties or replaceable components might deteriorate, some bands or brackets might fall off or hang in there causing loss of control or discomfort.Improper care and hygiene may also cause cavities or gum problems. , .
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