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There isn't a specific age, but once your baby teeth fall out, you can get braces.

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Q: How old do you need to be to have braces?
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Can 8 year old can get braces?

well if you have all of your adult teeth then you can have braces cause my dentist says that if you need braces then you need all of your adult teeth!

How old is too old for wearing braces?

If your teeth still need them, then you are not too old. There are even adult braces available. If you're feeling embarassed, just know that it's natural.

How old do you have to be to get baces?

You need to be at least age 7 to see an orthodontist who will decide if you need braces.

How old should a child be to get braces?

it doesn't matter how old you are but you need to have all of your adult teeth your adult teeth should be strait but if not you should get braces now it could be to late if you wait. !

How old do you need to be to get braces?

There is no specific "age" for getting braces. Most of it depends on how many baby teeth you still have to loose and how fast new ones are coming in.

How old do you have to be to get a retaner?

well, there is no ageing requirement to have a retaner,but you do need it after you dont wear braces

How do you tell a dintist if you need braces?

A dentist will usually tell you if you need braces or not.

Do dogs need braces?

no dogs don't need braces

How do you ask your dentist for braces?

Well, you don't decide if you need braces, your dentist tells you that you need to visit an orthadonist who will tell you if you need braces, retainer, expander, ext. It's not your choice to have braces!!!

Do you need braces right now?

Fortunately, I do not need to have braces put in right now. When I was a child, I had to have braces during two different periods of my life. If you thnk you need braces, please see an orthodontist.

Can you get braces if you dont need them?

No, the orthodontist will NOT, and i repeat NOT give you braces if you don't need them. besides, why would you want braces?

What can you do to make the dentist take off your braces off faster?

you can not get your braces off faster because you need braces if your teeth are not allinged well. that means that you are going to need braces for as long as your teeth need them. that is usually for quite a while.

How do you know when you need braces?

You usually know when you need braces if you have a noticeable overbite, if your front teeth touch your lips when naturally closing your mouth, or if your orthodontist says you need braces.

What is the cost of a retainer for a 14 year with straight teeth with an overbite will the she need braces or a retainer?

Either just braces or both. I am 10 yrs old and i got my molds for my retainer yesterday and i will have that for 1 year and a half to 2 years. then i will get my braces for 2 years.

Do you need braces if you are ten years old and have buck teeth?

It depends how bad it! My friend she had buck teeth but when she got older her teeth started to expand and grow together and be straight. So go to the dentist they will tell u if u need braces are not!

Do you need braces?

you need braces if your teeth are really crooked and then your orthadonditcs will tell you if you need braces that's what happend to me and im getting them today!!!!!! today is 2/22/2011 yeah!!!!!

How can you tell if you need braces?

when the dentist says that uget them and stuff. need braces but if your mom said that u need braces tell them right away so they well know when iu

How do you get braces if you want them?

Well if you want braces you can't really get them but if you need braces you have to go into an orthidontis

Do you need braces because your bottom teeth hit the roof your mouth?

yes you need braces

How old can kids get brasces?

Do you mean braces? well if you do. No worry you can have braces when your 25 braces are at no age range because one of my family members is 25 and he has braces.

How do you know you need braces?

If your teeth r crooked u need braces ur dentist will tell u if u need them

Why did Mady Gosselin need braces?

Mady had a crossbite. They said Cara doesn't need braces now, but might need them in the future.

How old do you have to be to get invisable braces?

u can get invisible braces at any age though sometimes it is not as affective as regular braces

Will a 13-year-old girl need braces in order for her permanent teeth to come in?

You can't get braces on baby teeth. The girl would have to have her permanent teeth first (and should, by the age of 13). Needing braces is a matter of genetics and heredity. Some people have perfectly straight teeth naturally. Others (like me!) have needed braces. ~ T

Do you have to have braces or can you just have a retainer?

Braces are designed to move your teeth into better alignment. A retainer is designed to keep your teeth in their current position following braces. If your teeth are where you want them to be, you do not need braces or a retainer. If they are not, you will need to have them moved with braces followed by a retainer to hold them in place.