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A Short Guide to keeping your Braces Clean 0

Cleaning braces

Before we get into cleaning braces, let’s discuss what they actually are.

What are braces?

Brace treatment involves using appliances to straighten crooked, crowded or protruding teeth, close gaps between teeth and correct the bite. There are a variety of different orthodontic braces available some of which are fixed, located on the outside or the inside of the teeth, and some that are removable.

Tips for solving simple Braces Emergencies at Home 0

brace care from home

Here at Northenden House Orthodontics, our entire team want to ensure your journey is as comfortable as possible and that also includes dealing with brace emergencies.

With that in mind, here is some advice and information about some things you can do to fix minor problems at home.

Clear braces: how long can I expect to be in treatment? 0

clear braces

As a treatment that is rapidly increasing in popularity in the dental market, clear braces can pose a number of benefits to the patient.

Previously, the only method of treatment for those with mal aligned teeth was traditional ‘train track’ braces. An eye-catching option with an average treatment length of 24 months, traditional braces are often approached with a sense of disdain – particularly amongst adult patients. However, due to developments in dental technology, there are now alternative treatments for patients to take.

Everything you need to know about removable braces 0

Removable Braces | Manchester Orthodontics

Removable braces have an acrylic base and stainless steel components to hold the appliance firmly onto the teeth. A removable brace simply clicks onto the teeth and can be easily fitted or removed.

Brace safe summer snacks 0

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The British summer looks to be over but if you are jetting away to a warmer climate this month then check out alternative options for snacks whilst undergoing orthodontic treatment.

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