Blog Entries - Oral Health for Children

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How to Maintain Your Child's Oral Hygiene with Braces

When your child is undergoing orthodontic treatment, many unique challenges may come up that inhibit their oral hygiene. Braces and several other orthodontic appliances, like aligners or retainers, can create nooks and crannies that harbor bacteria and increase the risk of cavities and gum diseases 

Do not worry, though, because there are several oral hygiene best practices you can uphold to help your child avoid those issues, including regular brushing, scheduled check-ups, flossing, as well as other regular practices.

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