When you have braces, you need to be even more diligent about your oral hygiene routine. Many patients struggle to brush when they have braces, but failing to do so can have serious consequences for your oral health. Not only do you risk cavities and gum disease, but if you don’t brush well when you have braces, you may have white and brown spots on your teeth when your braces are removed.
In this video, you can learn how to avoid these complications by brushing teeth properly. You’ll see the proper technique for brushing with braces, including using a circular motion and focusing on the area between your braces and your gums.
At Best Kids Dentist, we’re here to help you maintain your oral health while you’re wearing braces. Call our pediatric dentist today at (718) 491-5300, and let us help you keep your smile bright during and after your braces treatment.