For an improved smile and correction of overcrowded teeth, braces are a useful orthodontic treatment. In order for the procedure to succeed, however, patients must be aware that braces require an extra level of care. If you have an appointment scheduled at Abundant Dental for braces application, your Utah dentist will discuss the procedure details with you. Our general aftercare recommendations are as follow:
- Check Wire Ends - After applying your braces, we will check for any exposed wire that may injure your mouth. If you notice any sharp ends we missed, or a wire becomes loose, schedule an appointment to have the wires adjusted. You will be provided with a soft silicone gel that you can apply to rough edges.
- Clean Properly - We will provide you with the proper supplies to clean your braces. It is important to remember that braces need extra care. You will need to brush after every single meal and floss at least once daily. It's also best to avoid candy and hard or sticky foods.
- Manage Pain - After the initial application, your gums and teeth may be sore. Pain can be managed with over the counter painkillers and warm salt water rinses.
- Protect Your Mouth - If you play contact sports or an instrument, you may need to wear a mouthguard to protect your teeth. Your Utah dentist will discuss any additional steps, such as headgear, retainers, or elastics.
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Abundant Dental Care is built to serve your needs first. That’s exactly why we offer a number of payment options to provide affordable Orthodontic care in Utah. We start by offering a free consultation. If it’s determined that you’re a candidate for braces, our Orthodontic care providers will work with you to determine the best treatment option for you. We offer monthly payment options, interest free financing, and accept most major insurances. Our team believes that everyone should have access to a smile they can be proud of, and will work with you to create a payment plan that makes sense with your budget. When you’re searching for "orthodontics near me", look no further than Abundant Dental Care in Utah!
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If you are looking for braces from a professional Orthodontic care provider in Utah, we invite you to schedule a free consultation with Abundant Dental Care. We’d love for you to visit our state-of-the-art facility to meet our team so we can help you obtain the smile you’ve been waiting for. If you have any questions, or would like to set up an appointment, please contact us today at 801-335-5295. We look forward to meeting you soon.