Marjorie M, female, Before and After Ceramic Braces | Open Bite


Marjorie M, female, 12 years old.

Dental Problem(s):

  • Class I malocclusion
  • Anterior open bite
  • Crowding upper and lower arches

Doctors Notes:

Treatment Plan:

  • Comprehensive orthodontic treatment with fixed appliances
  • Non-extraction approach to give the patient a nicer and fuller smile compared to extraction methods
  • Alleviate upper and lower space deficiency
  • Reduce protrusion of the upper front teeth
  • Establish ideal overbite and overjet

Treatment Results:

  • Class I occlusion with ideal overbite and overjet was established
  • Upper and lower teeth ideally aligned
  • Upper front teeth protrusion reduced
  • Patient was placed of upper and lower fixed retainers and upper removable retainers as well
  • Patient was very happy and satisfied with his smile improvements and results

Orthodontic Treatment:

ceramic braces

Treatment Length:

19 months

Treatment Cost:

  • Total before insurance – $5,000
  • Metlife insurance paid $2,000
  • Out of pocket expense – $3,000
  • Down Payment – $500
  • Monthly Payments – $150/month at 0% interest until paid in full

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2025 Richmond Avenue Staten Island, NY

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