Why Do I Need Teeth Removed for My Braces? The process of getting braces involves a strategy that a specialist tailors to your specific dental situation. Your orthodontist might suggest that you have some teeth pulled allowing space. He might want to pull just one or two teeth or notify you that he would like to remove four or more. In this post, we’ll answer the question – Do I need teeth removed for my braces? Let’s get cracking.
Dr. Papandreas is a native of Cleveland. Born in Lyndhurst, the middle of five children, his parents moved to Lakewood where he attended Lakewood High School. Dr. Papandreas continued his education at Loyola University School of Dentistry, known as a leader nationally in clinical dentistry. He ranked #1 academically in his dental class for four consecutive years. In addition to the honor of Summa Cum Laude, he was awarded the Frank M. Amaturo Award for Highest GPA – Omicron Kappa Upsilon Fraternity, the Department of Dental Materials Scholastic Award, the Chicago Auxiliary Dental Society Scholarship Award for Highest Academic Achievement, and the Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society Award for Academic Excellence.