Helping Your Child Adjust to Life With Braces

Lots of kids begin orthodontic treatment in the summer, and now that everyone is back to school, they may be feeling a little nervous about their new look. The truth is that there’s nothing to feel nervous about, and braces are more common today than ever before, but we thought it would still be helpful to provide you with some tips for helping your child adjust to their new treatment, as well as information you can offer to help them keep their braces looking their absolute best.

Getting Used to Braces

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Top Reasons to Keep Your Braces Clean and Tidy

As many children get their braces or begin other orthodontic treatment in the fall, we thought it might be helpful to provide a quick reminder of the benefits of making sure braces are kept clean and tidy. By taking care of their braces, your kids can make sure their orthodontic appliances are better able to do their job—giving your children the winning smile they deserve! In this post, we’re going to touch on the top reasons your kids need to keep their braces looking their best. Don’t forget that you can get in touch with your local Docbraces at any time to ask any questions about your child’s treatment.

Keeping Your Braces Tidy and Clean can Help:

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What are Invisible Braces?

Often times, when people think of braces, the first thing that comes to mind is a mouth crowded with metal and wires. While that may have been true decades ago, many modern options are so discreet that they are referred to as invisible braces! Modern, invisible braces have come a long way, both in terms of availability and aesthetic, and today it is possible that the only people who would even know you were wearing braces are you and your orthodontist! In this post, we’re going to talk to you about the different invisible braces treatment options that are available. When you’re finished reading this, we’re confident you’ll have the information you need to choose the invisible braces that are right for you.

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