Lisa V. Female 16 Before and After Metal Braces | Open Bite and Gaps Between the Teeth


Lisa V, female, 16 years old.

Dental Problem(s):

  • Class I malocclusion.
  • Severe anterior open bite.
  • Spaces on the upper and lower arches.

Doctors Notes:

Treatment Plan:

  • Comprehensive orthodontic treatment with fixed pre adjusted orthodontic appliances.
  • Non Extraction therapy.
  • Bite closing mechanisms.
  • Closing interdental spaces.

Treatment Results:

  • Class I ideal occlusion established.
  • Ideal overbite and overjet established.
  • Spaces were closed.
  • Patient is very very happy with the treatment outcome.
  • Upper and lower permanent retainers were inserted.
  • Patient was referred to a periodontist for gingevectomy to reduce gingival hyperplasia.

Orthodontic Treatment:

metal braces

Treatment Length:

24 months

Treatment Cost:

  • Total before insurance – $3,600
  • Insurance 1199 total coverage – $3,600
  • Co Pay – $376 only

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Additional Info:


2848 Church Avenue Suite 201B Brooklyn, NY


Dr. Oleg Drut