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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help yoyu
User :   hello
Doctor :   you
User :   my front two teeths are very little protuding out
Doctor :   ok
User :   actually their size is bigger..longer in length hence overlapping on my loer teeths
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long
Doctor :   how old are u
User :   19
User :   i didnt knew that my teeths are protuing out my mom told me yesterday
Doctor :   ok
User :   so i cant say from how long
Doctor :   ok
User :   is braces the only option??
Doctor :   The smile make over can be with procedure like veneering or ceramic laminates, usually cosmetic dentist will do this.ceramic laminates can cost u anywhere between 0000,if composite veneering done it can cost u 3000
User :   dont i need braces
Doctor :   r u there
Doctor :   these procedure can be done
User :   yes i am here
Doctor :   teeth veneering or cermaic laminates can be done
Doctor :   teeth veneering can cost upto 3000 usually
Doctor :   ceramic laminates can cost u anywhere between 0000
User :   what do they do in teeth veneering
Doctor :   they re shape the teeth
User :   but same thing is done by braces
Doctor :   A Veneer is a thin wafer of tooth colored material that is permanently bonded on the front surface of the anterior teeth in order to cover and esthetically
Doctor :   it is different
Doctor :   brace are used to align
Doctor :   and bring the teeth in line
User :   ok
Doctor :   it is different technique
Doctor :   any doubts
User :   what firstly do i need to do..go to dentist or cosmetic dentinst
Doctor :   u can visit a dentist
Doctor :   he will guide you
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am not finished
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   how do i decide that i need reshaping my teeth or alingment of teeths with braces
Doctor :   both are different procedure
Doctor :   if u dont want to have braces u can go for reshaping of the teeth
Doctor :   or braces
User :   u tell me will the reshaping of teeths by veenring be more fruitful or braces
Doctor :   reshaping is better
Doctor :   braces will take lot of time
Doctor :   reshaping will take three to for sitting
Doctor :   personal choice
User :   in india is reshaping only available in big cities
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   it is done in all major cities
Doctor :   any cosmetic dentist will do this
Doctor :   try finding one in ur city
Doctor :   any doubts
User :   ok and full procedure cost of rehaping will be around??
Doctor :   with ceramic it costs 0000
Doctor :   with composite it costs little less
Doctor :   3000
Doctor :   rs
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   ok thanks for the guidance...only u told me abt reshaping else every other doctor said to go for braces
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   keep smiling
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   ok
Doctor :   (: User :   same to u
Doctor :   thanks
Doctor :   wish u the same
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   bye
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