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Brackets on Bonded Teeth

09/08/2009

Question:

Will the brackets being put on for braces stick to teeth that are bonded? Or are there special brackets for those teeth

Answer:

Brackets will stick to bonded teeth, but it is possible that when the brackets are removed the bonding will be damaged and need to be redone.

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Response by:

Mark G Hans, DDS, MSD Mark G Hans, DDS, MSD
Professor of Orthodontics
School of Dental Medicine
Case Western Reserve University