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4 teeth extraction prior to braces.

My doctor wants to remove 2 first pre molar on the top amd same goes the bottom ones.
Above are the photos of my teeth.
Will my top amd bottom teeth being retracted amd makes my lips sunken and looks small?

asked in Orthodontics Forum by lolz987 (2 points)  

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Only a specialist can say if it's the case. From what I see though, from the crowding you have, it might actually be a good idea. I had 4 teeth removed myself and my jaw looks perfect.
answered by dojo (111 points)  
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No, I don't think that after the extraction of your pre molar teeth your lips will look small.
answered by ValerieLeverette (15 points)  
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