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... HI there, When you enlist in the army, yes...you will still have keep paying your orthodontist whatever you might owe him. He gave you the braces and if you didn't pay him in full, he will continue to bill you. This is something you might want to discuss with him. You don't want to ruin your credit! ... (299 replies)
... Hello, My son also has braces. he was told by a Luitenant that he can't enlist untill there off..Sorry But check with your local recruiter. (299 replies)
... I currently wear braces. I got them on a few months ago, and I still have about 2 years in my treatment time left. I plan to enlist in the army this summer after I graduate. My question is what happens when I go in the military, with my braces? ... (299 replies)

... Thanks for the info m2bozz and Ariom. So this means I can't go into the army until my braces are removed by the orthodontist in 2 years? ... (299 replies)
... That's rough, does everyone have to wear their molar bands that long after their braces come off? ... (299 replies)
... I have my first interview tomorrow. Hopefully all goes well. Still having minor pain in both jaws but still doing alright. If I had to do it all over again, I think I would still have joined the Air Force and I would have came in as an officer. ... (299 replies)
... ble to go running again and I ran 5 miles with really no pain. Anyways I definitely want to go to an orthodontist, maybe just slightly correct my bottom teeth so the won't put pressure on my front tooth. I hope your pain goes away, I remember the pain was there for 5 day,s but thats when I was very young and around 1991. ... (299 replies)
... You're so sweet. Thanks for reminding me this will all be worth it in the end. I'm glad you're feeling better today. That's great you were able to run and not have to worry about your pain. I hope you keep feeling better everyday. ... (299 replies)
... painful in the morning. ... (299 replies)
... miles every other day and of course not on weekends. You definitely will be in shape for the Army. So I have looked at some of the orthodontist around me and now I just have to give them a call. To answer your guestion about being nervous, I still am! ... (299 replies)
... I have been feeling ok today, just some fatigue in my jaw muscles. Anyway I joined the Air Force because the quality of life is much better than the Army. I haven't really seen it myself because you really have to be married to see the benifits. ... (299 replies)
... I guess you're right. I should probably let him put the expander in if it will help me avoid extractions. I don't remember what kind of expander he said, but I'll find out next week. How long did you have to wear your expander? ... (299 replies)




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