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Some risks involved in Orthodontics

root-resorption

As with any type of procedure, there are risks and benefits associated with treatment.  Luckily for orthodontics, the risks are minimal and very rare.  Let’s discuss some risks, starting with the most common: 1. Root resorption (WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?!?!): The portion of the tooth that you see in your mouth is called the crown. […]