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How to know if you need braces?

Asked by James Riccelli on September 02, 2021

Categories: Orthodontics Dentistry


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How would you know if you need braces? Symptoms that can indicate you need braces include: teeththat are visibly crooked or crowded. difficulty flossing between and brushing around crooked teeth. frequently biting your tongue or cutting your tongue on your teeth.

What teeth do you have to lose to get braces? Traditionally, treatment with dental braces begins when a child has lost most of hisor her baby (primary) teeth, and a majority of the adult (permanent) teeth have grown in — usually between the ages of 8 and 14.

How bad do your teeth need to be to get braces? teeth that are visibly crooked or crowded. difficulty flossing between and brushing around crooked teeth. frequently biting your tongue or cutting your tongue on your teeth. teeth that don't close over each other properly when your mouth is atrest.

What is the normal age to get braces? Traditionally, treatment with dental braces begins when a child has lost most of his or her baby (primary) teeth, and a majority of the adult (permanent) teeth have grown in — usually between the ages of 8 and14.