An important part of getting a beautiful smile is by maintaining a good diet and home dental care.

While you are wearing braces, it is essential that you maintain good oral hygiene. Proper oral hygiene may be a bit more difficult with braces, but it is important that you take good care of your smile so you can prevent dental problems like tooth decay, gum disease, and demineralization. If left untreated, these problems can cause more serious oral health issues, and can prolong your orthodontic treatment.

To keep your smile healthy while you have braces, our orthodontist and team encourage you to follow these guidelines: