You’ve taken that first step toward having a straight set of pearly whites — by getting braces! But in order for those braces to do their job well, and to avoid complications, it requires a bit of commitment from you. At the office of Biggs-Hansen Orthodontics, we’re here to help restore your smile to its former glory and will show you the proper care for your braces as soon as we begin your orthodontic treatment.
As you can imagine, teeth with braces are harder to clan and food gets trapped in them very easily, which can cause unsightly etching of the enamel on your teeth and increase the risk of gum disease which will slow down tooth movement.
Here are some tips taking good care of your teeth — and your braces:
At the office of Biggs-Hansen Orthodontics, our experienced, highly-skilled team uses the latest techniques to correct a wide range of orthodontic problems for patients of all ages. Give us a call today to learn more about how we can help you achieve that million-dollar smile!
By Biggs-Hansen Orthodontics
February 26, 2021