Why won't the dentist give me braces :(?

Answer well i wanted braces too and my dentist told me i didn't need them, but he still referred me to the orthodontist. I'm 16 and I've had them for about 9 months now. They're painful but worth itI gues... Read More »

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My dentist won't give me braces?

Try finding another orthodontist that is willing to give you braces.

I have a dentist appt tommrow so the dentist can go through the treatment plan for braces?

The dentist/orthodontist reappoints the patient for the treatment plan, provided that all diagnostic materials are present(cast impressions, panoramic and cephalometric x-rays, photographs) because... Read More »

Dentist said I need braces, but I have already had braces in the past (please read details)?

Hi! I would go to the specialist first to see what he/she thinks you need. I would listen to the specialist kind of like a tie breaker. Even if he/she says you NEED braces, they are your teeth and ... Read More »

How do I ask the dentist if I need braces?

Wait until you're alone with the dentist. Then say "Oh, by the way, do you think I'd benefit from orthodontia?"