Looking after your braces

Starting treatment with braces is life-changing, but many patients worry about how much it will change their lives. Rest assured, wearing braces doesn’t have to interfere with your lifestyle, and by following a few tips and tricks, you can sail smoothly through treatment.

Looking after your braces

10 tips for proper brace care

Here are our top 10 tips to avoid any potential issues during your orthodontic treatment.

1. Keep all your appointments

2. Continue seeing your family dentist

3. Brush carefully three times per day

4. Avoid sugary snacks and drinks

5. Avoid hard or sticky foods

6. Don’t chew on pen caps or your fingernails

7. Don’t fiddle with your brace

8. Wear a mouthguard

9. Look after your retainers

10. Contact us with any problems

Need assistance with your treatment?

Need assistance with your treatment?

We are happy to answer any questions or concerns you might have about your braces. Reach out to our friendly team today.

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