Nickolas A. Male 15 Before and After Metal Braces | Crowding and Open Bite


Nickolas A, male, 15 years old.

Dental Problem(s):

  • Class I with Class III tendency.
  • Severe anterior open bite.
  • Patient went to a few doctors and they all recommended surgery or extractions.
  • Patient refused surgery or extractions.

Doctors Notes:

Treatment Plan:

  • Comprehensive orthodontic treatment with fixed pre-adjusted orthodontic appliances.
  • Non Extraction therapy.
  • Bite closing mechanics.

Treatment Results:

  • Class I ideal occlusion established.
  • Ideal overbite and overjet established.
  • Patient is very very happy with the treatment outcome.
  • Upper removable and lower permanent retainers were inserted.

Orthodontic Treatment:

metal braces

Treatment Length:

18 months

Treatment Cost:

  • Total before insurance – $3,800
  • Down payment – $500
  • Remaining Balance – $3,300
  • Monthly Payments – $190/month

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Additional Info:


79 Avenue U Brooklyn, NY


Dr. Sarah Schroetter