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Will My Face Change When After Jaw Surgery

I like the way I look now, and I worry that the jaw surgery will change my face shape. I just want my teeth to fit together better so I also stop having jaw pain. This is a very major surgery so I want to be sure before I commit to this journey. Thank you.

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Crowding of teeth after braces are removed

I had braces removed last year ans the retainer I was given for the top teeth was a metal rod kind which didnt stop my teeth from crowding again. I am 36 years old and not very keen on getting braces again. What can be done? Are invisalign effective and do they cost a lot?

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Do I Really Need To Wear My Transparent Retainer?

Hello. I wore dental braces to correct crowding and a slight jaw angle for about three years. I have had them off for about two years now. At the time of removal, I was given a permanent wire retainer which sits behind my top and bottom jaw, as well as a transparent retainer (fully covers top and bottom jaw and gums) to wear at night. Although the permanent retainer does not bother me, the transparent one results in significant pain, trouble swallowing saliva, and gum irritation, resulting...

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How Can I Whiten Teeth If I Already Have Sensitivity Issues?

I want to try whitening my teeth, but I'm afraid the over the counter products will enhance the sensitivity in my teeth. I have tried products like Crest Clear Strips, but always found the sensitivity to just be too much to be worth it. Do the lighting technologies in whitening help without as much sensitivity? I'm curious to try them, but also don't want to risk them at the same time.

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Sharp Wires in Braces

I need relief from sharp dental wires.

Can I use oral gel to numb my cheeks in order to stop the discomfort of my dental wires from cutting into my cheeks while I eat? The wires are located near my back molars. They are not broken, just sharp.

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