Justine M. Male 18 Before and After Metal Braces | Crossbite and Crowding


Justine M, male, 18 years old.

Dental Problem(s):

  • Class I malocclusion.
  • Severe space deficiency on the upper and moderate on the lower arch.
  • Partial anterior cross bite.
  • Traumatic occlusion.

Doctors Notes:

Treatment Plan:

  • Comprehensive orthodontic treatment.
  • Non extraction therapy.
  • Class II therapy.
  • Upper and Lower permanent retainers and upper removable retainer were used.

Treatment Results:

  • Class I occlusion was established.
  • Perfect upper and lower alignment accomplished.
  • Ideal overbite and overjet achieved.
  • All was done without any extractions or any tooth structure removal such as IPR.

Orthodontic Treatment:

metal braces

Treatment Length:

28 months

Treatment Cost:

  • Total before insurance – $4,500
  • Insurance coverage- The Dental Shop $2,000 Lifetime Max
  • Down payment – $2,000
  • Remaining Balance – $500
  • Monthly Payments – $125/month

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Additional Info:


35 Journal Square Suite 601 Jersey City, NJ


Dr. Ricardo Santana-Lopez