At Smileworx, we think this is a very important question, and here’s why: in a significant proportion of cases, we believe orthodontic treatment is optional. This is something we explain carefully to our patients, so they can make an informed decision about...
Now your braces are on, it’s important to look after them so you can achieve your beautiful new smile in the shortest possible time. Braces can also take a bit of getting used to! Here’s our guide to caring for your new braces.
Managing discomfort or pain
While you get used to your new braces, you may experience some discomfort or pain as the braces rub against the inside of your mouth and put pressure on your teeth. Here are some things you can do to feel more comfortable.
The difference between an orthodontist and a dentist is similar to the difference between your GP and a specialist such as a paediatrician or a cardiologist.