Instructions for Braces Care
Congratulations on getting your braces on! From now on you will need to be meticulous with the care and cleaning of your braces to ensure you get the best result. Here are a few tips to keep a clean and healthy smile throughout treatment:
- Brush after every meal
- When cleaning hard to reach areas, use a small proxy brush (under the wire or around the brackets)
- Floss at least once a day, be sure the floss cleans underneath the gums as well as in between teeth
- Make an appointment to see us as soon as possible if there are any broken brackets
Listed below are some frequent problems patients encounter with their braces as well ...