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RE: 28 year old reversing extraction orthodontics

@silberman yes the upper is quite stable, but the lower is a little ‘relapsy’. I can get by wearing the lower invisalign for a few hours each day now …

2 years ago
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RE: Ronald Ead Before and After MSE 3/4th Profile

@drmario if you’ve reached the limit of your appliance’s screw then you need to get a new one made.

3 years ago
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RE: Ronald Ead Before and After MSE 3/4th Profile

@ronaldead it’s possible that just improving your oral posture might have improved your nasal breathing. When you focus on it, alongside correct tongu…

3 years ago
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RE: Progress of Progress (Updated 1/2019)

is it possible your skull is economising on bone mass, where as your palate widens it also shortens? It looks like your jaw are retracting. In other w…

3 years ago
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RE: 28 year old reversing extraction orthodontics

@silberman, @mewology It seems to be. I had Essix retainers (generic name of Invisalign) made to prevent relapse. I just wear these at night, and have…

3 years ago
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RE: 28 year old reversing extraction orthodontics

Good result. Check out my similar situation. I’m still looking at surgery.

3 years ago
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RE: No increase in intermolar width after 7 months of mewing, where to go from here?

@airleft you should find an orthodontist with a good reputation. Go and visit two or three and try to talk to some of their patients.

3 years ago
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RE: No increase in intermolar width after 7 months of mewing, where to go from here?

@airleft they’re called sagittal plates. Google ‘Bill Hang reopening spaces’. He has used them for years. I used them to reopen premolar spaces. They…

3 years ago
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RE: Is my maxilla recessed? – Help in determining my problems

do a cephalometric analysis. Jefferson or Sassoumi

3 years ago
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RE: Is my maxilla recessed?

to determine if your maxilla is recessed you should do a cephalometric analysis. Try the Jefferson analysis or Sassouni

3 years ago
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RE: Progress Photos with Proper Tongue Posture

did you measure your intermolar width before and after? What was the difference?

3 years ago
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RE: Orthotropics Adult results

I can see his ears changed shape and he grew an Adams apple.

3 years ago
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RE: Orthotropics Adult results

@roflcopters You can’t see any of that without stabilised profile x-rays

3 years ago
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RE: No increase in intermolar width after 7 months of mewing, where to go from here?

I call bullshit on both mewing and especially thumbpulling IN ADULTS. You just can’t sustain the level of pressure needed to effect any bone changes. …

3 years ago
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RE: Lefort 3 osteotomy price?

@randommoses how did your meeting go?

3 years ago
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RE: Lefort 3 osteotomy price?

@randommoses you realise all they’ve done to this girl is extract 4x teeth and pulled her lower jaw backwards. She now has a smaller oral space and co…

3 years ago
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RE: I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again…

it’s a fair point. I’m not sure there’s enough volume in the premaxillary structure to have much of an overall impact. You’ll end up with a small fron…

3 years ago
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RE: What does facepulling do, that the tongue can’t? Does it affect the midface? How long, how often and what should I do exactly?

unless you’re ‘facepulling’ more hours than you’re not, don’t bother. Any changes you make (and that’s a dubious claim) will just move back overnight …

3 years ago
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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

yes and sorry, my point was unclear. The child in the video is irrelevant – I was just showing the type of device that in my opinion is the best desig…

3 years ago
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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

FAGGA is a great device – they probably all are for certain purposes. It’s the vagueness of the claims and lack of hard supporting evidence, combined …

3 years ago
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RE: 2-YEAR PROFILE IMPROVEMENT

the ‘spaces’ opened mostly through tipping of the molars and incisors, and probably some gross (and unwanted backwards) movement of the molars. You c…

4 years ago
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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

@greensmoothie @allixa @jorge @abdulrahman @sam @apollo @amber12 @le_fort_or_bust @miandra @meltcel @admin the catch is is doesn’t work – at least not…

4 years ago
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RE: Assorted Stories from the Web

you’ve tilted your head, thrust your jaw out and shaped your beard.

4 years ago
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RE: 35 yo with pics Any hopes for improvements?

Yes. Because I am missing 4x upper and 2x lower premolars, my dental arches are small. They constantly felt like they were ‘collapsing’, and my tongue…

4 years ago
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RE: 35 yo with pics Any hopes for improvements?

yeah- deadlifts. Get a gym nut to teach you best technique then build up to fucking heavy, like when the bar bends and you grunt like a constipated hi…

4 years ago
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RE: This is what premolar extractions get you.

@entelechy happy to Skype and discuss

4 years ago
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RE: This is what premolar extractions get you.

do you have before and after photos? Keen to see your progress!

4 years ago
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RE: 35 yo with pics Any hopes for improvements?

I was 36 when I started using sagittal appliances. I had one 3month stint with a palate expander. In a child this will spread the palate because the s…

4 years ago
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RE: hey guys mewing doesn’t work [sarcasm], age 15-21 before after itt

do you have a better before shot? Even one from when you were 16 or 17? Also, do you have brothers? Could you post their photos as a genetic comparis…

4 years ago
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RE: 2-YEAR PROFILE IMPROVEMENT

I was missing all 4x upper and 2x lower premolars. When I was 13 I had 6 baby molars pulled, then the existing adult molars pulled forward. I’ve been …

4 years ago
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RE: Interesting 6 week transformation of an US Marine

“it seems legitimate skeletal change could have taken place” I doubt it. The photo is darker, he’s put on some weight (perhaps muscle tone leading t…

4 years ago
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RE: 2-YEAR PROFILE IMPROVEMENT

I was 36 at start of treatment, 38 now. It’s been a hard grind wearing upper and lower sagittal expanders and about a year sleeping in a faceframe try…

4 years ago
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RE: 2-YEAR PROFILE IMPROVEMENT

my chin hasn’t moved either, just a little lower lip improvement from the lower incisors going from lingually inclined to vertical.

4 years ago
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RE: 2-YEAR PROFILE IMPROVEMENT

I don’t think I’ve achieved any bone movement. Maybe some minimal flaring of the dentoalveolar bone, plus some flaring of the teeth / molars.

4 years ago
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RE: Zero progress after a year of mewing

if anyone can point me in the direction of a before and after xray comparison showing changes from ‘Mewing’ let me know.

5 years ago
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RE: My journey to widen my maxilla without a orthodontist

take before and after xrays and make sure its your maxilla/palate widening and not just molar flaring

5 years ago

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