Palate Expander

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Registered: 05-22-2007
Palate Expander
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Tue, 07-08-2008 - 7:34am

Hi,


Last fall

Sue the Ho
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Registered: 01-17-2006
Tue, 07-08-2008 - 11:16am

Hi Sue,


My dd had this done a couple years ago (she just turned 10).

 

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Registered: 03-19-2003
Tue, 07-08-2008 - 2:06pm

Hi Sue.

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Registered: 08-07-2007
Wed, 07-09-2008 - 1:28pm

Hi Sue,


I hope you don't mind my jumping in here.

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Registered: 08-31-2004
Thu, 07-10-2008 - 2:38am

My son is nine and had an upper palate expander put on last year.

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Registered: 03-19-2003
Thu, 07-10-2008 - 2:01pm
Susan both you and Amy have resloved some of my fears.

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Registered: 05-22-2007
Sat, 07-12-2008 - 4:17pm

Thanks everyone for answering my questions/concerns.

Sue the Ho
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Registered: 03-26-2003
Sun, 07-13-2008 - 8:56am

I wouldn't tell your child that it won't hurt at all, because it is definitely an unpleasant experience in the beginning.