Braces Care

How Orthodontic Treatment Can Help You

Modern orthodontic treatment offers a painless and top-notch result when it is done by Dr. Sooyeon Ahn Enjoy your beautiful smile with naturally aligned teeth.

It is important to see your general dentist for a professional cleaning and check-up at least every six months during your orthodontic treatment. Your treatment time may even be reduced when your orthodontic treatment is modified with periodontal surgical procedure. It is a non-invasive and affordable smile design solution.

Foods to Avoid

In general, patients with braces should avoid hard, sticky, chewy and crunchy foods. They should also avoid chewing on hard objects such as pens, pencils, and fingernails.

Emergency Care

There are very few situations that require immediate care during orthodontic treatment, but when they do occur, we are available to you. Some of the more common problems that occur during orthodontic treatment are listed below, and you may be able to temporarily solve some of the problems until you schedule an appointment with us.

Please don’t wait until your regularly scheduled appointment to let us know about something loose or broken, even though it’s not an emergency. We can adjust your appointment to make the repair as soon as possible. Allowing your appliance to remain damaged for an extended period of time may result in disruptions to your treatment plan.