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Hygiene the Easy Way

Your child's braces do not have to complicate their dental hygiene, but it does change it. The key facts on ideal oral hygiene using fixed braces follow below:

Dental hygiene

Professional tooth cleaning

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Professional tooth cleaning

The fact is: thorough dental care is especially important during orthodontic treatment. But despite optimum daily cleaning, the risk of plaque and developing cavities is particularly high. Therefore it is advised to have your child's teeth cleaned professionally on a regular basis. Plaque is removed, the teeth are polished and fluoride is applied to stabilize the tooth's surface. Furthermore, peripheral brace sealing increases the resilience of the teeth against bacteria to prevent cavities.

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