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Want to get braces.

Hi. I have attached an OPG X ray. Do I need braces for my teeth. I feel like I have a lot of gaps between each tooth. What would you suggest?
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Dr. D. Satya Vardhan
5 yrs. of exp | Visakhapatnam | Orthodontist

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As an Orthodontist, only opg is not sufficient to finalise the treatment plan. We also need lateral cephalogram along with clinical photographs. Please visit an orthodontist to get a proper advice. Thank you.
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Dr. M. R. Pujari
12 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Dentist

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Hi..yes you need braces. Regards
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Dr. Deepika Vadhar
20 yrs. of exp | Mumbai | Dentist
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OPG doesn't give a true picture of your condition.  what is needed is to check your oral cavity clinically followed by another xray called lateral cephalometry. so pl visit some dentist preferably an Orthodontist for an opinion
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Dr. Janakiram Reddy
9 yrs. of exp | Hyderabad | Dentist
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We need to see directly opg is not enough to see the gaps Lat cephalogram xray needed to get gud idea  u can call for clear info
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