Braces can be an uncomfortable process, however, doing everything your doctor instructs of you can make the treatment go quicker and easier. Things your doctor might expect from you could be anything from wearing elastics to avoiding certain foods to prevent breakage.
No need to be nervous! It’s not like the doctor is going is going to be poking you with needles.
At Lach Orthodontic Specialists, we pride ourselves on being the best orthodontist in Orlando, so when first arriving to your consult, we’ll give you a brief tour, take new patient pictures for records, as well as x-rays.
Doctor will then come into the room and evaluate you and address all your concerns. Based off of his recommendations, we’ll give you an estimate of how much the cost will be, and pick a payment plan that best suites your needs.
So no need to panic. That’s it! Quick, easy, and painless.
As a child, you don’t really know the importance of having healthy teeth. It isn’t until you get in your teens that you start to realize the first thing people look at when they talk to you is your smile. Here are some tips to help you.
1. Go see a dentist
2. Get evaluated by an orthodontist (age 7+)
3. Brush after every meal
4. Floss every night
Pretty simple right. You’d be surprised at the amount of people who skip some of these steps. Doing this will avoid many problems.