Kim R, Before and After Metal Braces | Impacted Tooth, Crossbite


Kim R, female, 28 years old.

Dental Problem(s):

  • Class I malocclusion.
  • Missing permanent teeth (Upper right and left second premolar and upper right first molars)
  • Impacted Lower left second premolar.
  • Supernumerary lower right incisor located between Lower right canine and lower right first premolar.
  • Posterior cross bite.

Doctors Notes:

Treatment Plan:

  • Comprehensive orthodontic treatment with fixed pre adjusted orthodontic appliances.
  • Extraction of the impacted lower left second premolar and lower right extra supernumerary incisor.
  • Coordinate upper and lower Mid lines.
  • Leave space for upper right first molar implant.

Treatment Results:

  • Class I ideal occlusion established.
  • Ideal overbite and overjet established.
  • Upper and lower anterior teeth ideally aligned.
  • Upper and lower dental Mid lines coordinated.
  • Upper right first molar space was left for implant.
  • Patient is extremely happy and pleased with the treatment outcome.
  • Upper and lower permanent retainers were inserted in addition to Upper and lower removable Essix type.

Orthodontic Treatment:

metal braces

Treatment Length:

25 months

Treatment Cost:

  • Total before insurance – $4,800
  • Down payment – $400
  • Insurance Cigna Dental: 1500
  • Remaining Balance – $2,900
  • Monthly Payments – $140/month at 0% interest

Full Story In Pictures:

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Additional Info:


935 Allwood Road, Clifton, NJ 07012


Dr. Muhammad Abey