Lissete C, 13 years old, Before and After Ceramic Braces | Impacted Tooth, Crowding, Deep Overbite


Lissete C, female, 13 years old.

Dental Problem(s):

  • Class I malocclusion
  • Impacted upper right canine
  • Impacted upper right second premolar
  • Impacted lower right second premolar
  • Severe upper space deficiency

Doctors Notes:

Treatment Plan:

  • Comprehensive orthodontic treatment
  • Non extraction treatment
  • Bring upper right canine into the alignment
  • Lower permanent retainers and upper removable retainer were used

Treatment Results:

  • Class I occlusion was established
  • Perfect upper and lower alignment accomplished
  • Ideal ovebite and overjet achieved
  • Space deficiency was alleviated
  • Upper right canine was successfully brought into the arch

Orthodontic Treatment:

metal braces

Treatment Length:

21 months

Treatment Cost:

  • Total before insurance – $4,500
  • Insurance coverage Metlife covered $2,000 lifetime maximum
  • Down payment – $1,000
  • Remaining Balance – $1,500
  • Monthly Payments – $150/month at 0% interest for 10 months

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Additional Info:


935 Allwood Road Clifton, NJ


Dr. Paresh Shah