Tooth extraction is typically not advised by orthodontists when teeth braces need to be fixed. However, a tooth or teeth may need to be extracted if there is a significant crowding issue.
Yes! In fact, regular dental visits are even more crucial for people undergoing orthodontic treatment. Food may become stuck in places with braces that your toothbrush can’t get to. Cavities, gingivitis, and gum disease can result from this bacteria build-up. To ensure that your teeth remain healthy and clean while wearing braces, Dr. Mayuri will co – operate with your problem.
Teeth straightening using dental braces may take the majority of patients anywhere from 6 months to 2 years to complete. Based on their prior experience treating people with comparable needs, your orthodontist will be able to provide you with an accurate estimate of how long your braces treatment will last.
Although you could experience some minor discomfort for a few days as your teeth, gums, cheeks, and mouth adjust to your new braces, braces rarely cause pain.
To maintain your teeth, gums, and mouth healthy and clean while wearing braces, you should brush your teeth at least three times every day. Regular brushing can assist you get rid of any food that may have gotten stuck between your braces.
Additionally, you should floss every day to clean in between your braces where your toothbrush can’t.