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Old 05-25-2002, 05:49 PM   #1
KC Lee
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Angry Braces...again?

I had braces about 10 years ago. I went to the dentist and he suggested that I wear them again! My wisdom teeth moved my teeth a little causing them to get a little "crowded". I also "swallow wrong", I push my toungue up against my teeth when I swallow instead of the roof of my mouth causing my teeth to push out a little. I don't have a purfect smile but, it's nice. At first when my dentist suggested this, I was totally offended! Then, I thought about it and maybe he is right, they are a little off. I just don't want to have to go through that akward teenage brace face, zit face kid thing when I'm in my 20's. What do you guys think????

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Old 05-25-2002, 08:19 PM   #2
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You might want to get a second opinion from an orthodontist. Ask if you are a candidate for Invisalign.

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