If you are experiencing pain from your new braces, it may help to know that discomfort is normal and will subside. Pain and discomfort is common, but only within the first 72 hours following initial braces application and tightening treatments.
If you would like information on how to get relief from braces-related discomfort, check out this video. You’ll learn about why braces cause pain and irritation and what you can do to remedy poking wires and brackets. If a band or bracket becomes loose or pops off, call your orthodontist for sudden treatment.
While braces can be uncomfortable at times, they are a highly effective means of permanently and dramatically improving your smile for life. Call OrthoExpress to begin your orthodontic therapy today. We use innovative technology to guarantee speedy and efficient treatment. To learn more, call (951) 263-7662 or visit our website.