Just a quick update...I spoke with my orthodontist this morning. When I go in to get my bottom braces on 2/9 he will remove the top ones and replace them with the radiance brackets which are what I asked for in the first place. He said the removal of the brackets is a pretty unpleasant experience but he'll change them if that's what I want. I think I'll go through that so I don't have to go through the next year and a half wishing I had the other brackets. Is getting ceramic brackets taken off that
I went last Thursday and got my top braces put on. Let's start with the bad news first...my orthodontist put the wrong brackets on me! I specifically asked for the Radiance brackets and they put the Clarity brackets on. (I attached a picture so you can see the difference between the brackets) It wouldn't bother me that much if I hadn't spent the last month doing TONS of research on all my options. I mean if they were going to put what they wanted on me anyways, I would't have wasted my time. I didn't
10/4/11- Getting Invisalign Soon! I have been wanting braces for a long time and have finally decided to go through with it. My consultation appointment is on 10/11.
10/17/11- So I went for my first consultation last Tuesday. I went to my old dentist who does Invisalign since I was familiar with him...let's just say I now know why he's my OLD dentist. He was very short with me and when I had one of his staff members ask how many cases he's treated he wouldn't answer and just told