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Treating non even teeth, pimples cure - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   My age is 22 years.I have overbite teeth and my front 2 teeth are little out.For this I had applied braces when i was 16 years old.but at the mid of the treatment ,i got transfered to a small city where dental clinics were not so good.So just to get rid of braces after completion of 2 years,i got the braces removed from a dentist.He didnt giv any retainer to be applied after that.So because of not applying retainer my teeth are again shifted forward.I dont want to apply braces again as i work in a software Industry.Kindly give some alternative treatment for it.Will retainer work for this now if i get it applied in XXXXX
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Let me read the query.
User :   ok
Doctor :   May I know when did you get the brace removed.
User :   yes
User :   18
User :   at the age 0f 18 before gng to college
User :   u there
User :   ??
Doctor :   yes.
Doctor :   let me brief you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   The retainers are useful in getting the alignment right if it follows the initial braces.
Doctor :   This should happen almost immediately or at the max in a few months depending on the type of the brace used.
User :   but what sholud i do now
Doctor :   However, since its been almost 2 years now, the usage of the retainers alone may not be useful now.
User :   its been around 4 years now
User :   i have read aboud invisible braces,something called invislaign
User :   or any other thing rather than braces
Doctor :   There are 2 treatment available if you do not want to get back to the braces now.
Doctor :   1. The use of invisalaign.
Doctor :   2. Opting for cosmetic surgical treatment done by cosmetic orthodentist.
User :   is invisalaign treatment available in xxxxx?
User :   and how much it would cost?
Doctor :   Since my knowledge is restricted in the this form of treatment at xxxxx.
Doctor :   Can you give me a few minutes to look for it.
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   If I am unable to give you the information now, I shall mail you with the necessary information to your email id at the earliest.
User :   ys sure
User :   i hv heard that braced can be applied at the backside of the teeth ....Is this true?
Doctor :   I am a general practitioner and my expertise are limited with dental practise.
Doctor :   We have a dentist who is available for chatting in the morning hours.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I shall be able to provide you with these information over a mail to you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   if you have any other query, I am glad to help you answer those with the help of our dentist and send it to you by mail at the earliest.
User :   this is the only concern of mine
User :   just ask him some good alternatives of braces ...and where are these available in hyderabad ?
User :   and cost plus duration
Doctor :   You have the treatment of invisalaign available at XXXXXXXX Dental Hospitals which have branches at
Doctor :   You can contact them.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I shall send you a link which has the details of them with a number to fix an appointment too.
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   You may have to consult an orthodontist to help you.
User :   ya sure
Doctor :   The cost of this treatment will be best suggested by the doctors there, as the cost of the braces, the charges for applying the brace may vary.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I shall give you the details of braces that can be applied on the inside over a mail to your email id.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please confirm your name and email id.
User :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   actually one more thing i want to ask u from one of my frnds
User :   can i ask here?
Doctor :   Please proceed.
User :   she is having problem of pimples
Doctor :   Ok
User :   she has taken allopathetic treatments for 2 times
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but for some period of time till she takes medicines and ll
User :   her face gets cleared
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know her age and since when is she having the acne problems?
User :   and once it gets cleared she leaves those she gets only 1-2 pimples ....but she is having some pimple marks which she want to remove
User :   she is of my age
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
User :   they are not going
Doctor :   Acne is a chronic skin condition, which means
User :   then what should she do now
Doctor :   they are usually one that last for a long time probably for years.
User :   she is having dis problem since 5-6 years
Doctor :   They are most often a recurrent problem meaning they can recurr, if sufficient preventive measures are not taken.
User :   but she does not get more pimples what should she do for removing the previous acne scars
Doctor :   Medical drugs are mostly useful when there is pimples, however preventive measures are to be followed strictly.
Doctor :   Pigmentation of the healed pimple is one of the effects of an acne.
Doctor :   They usually regress slowly and disappear after some time.
Doctor :   This time is not constant though.
User :   can u suggest some medicine to clear those scars
Doctor :   There are a few creams that can help in making this faster though.
User :   is ayurvedic treatment effective for this?
Doctor :   One of the creams come by the name bright creams
Doctor :   You can use them.
User :   bright creams...which company ?
Doctor :   Other skin lightening creams can also be used in treating this condition.
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