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KRCR Eureka: Dangerous Trend of DIY Orthodontics

posted on 4-3-17

KRCR in Eureka reported on the dangerous trend of DIY orthodontics and spoke to CAO member Dr. Howard Hunt about patients he has seen attempt these worrying methods to straighten their teeth. One patient put a tight rubber band around his front teeth, which subsequently got trapped in his gums leading to severe infection and tooth loss.

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