Originally Posted by Cashodeen
Have any of you had orthodontic treatment that you'd consider poor? Whether your teeth ended up being aligned worse (and never did eventually improve), you had unfavorable appearance changes, and/or you had to see another orthodontist to fix the first orthodontist's mistakes? I'm just curious if anyone has any "poor orthodonic" stories to tell.
hi , oh yes i was in braces an headgear for 12 months of a 18 monthtreatment the orthodontist took the braces off early said my back molors would move down by them self yea right at 43 , anyway they didn't all my tmj pain came back an then some , after seeing many doc an surgeons after that pain got worse still finally saw a tmj ortho four months later an guess what , back in braces did bitesplints an now back in headgear , no more pain thank god molors are where they should be an things are on track with my treatment, i have a total time in orthodontic treatment with both docs over three years with 12 to 17 months to go , an very happy now, joe martin