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Emergency Care For Your Braces

Emergency Orthodontic CareIn case of an injury involving the face, mouth or teeth you should first contact your family dentist or an Emergency Room to care for any lacerations or loose teeth. After needed X-rays or treatment, contact us for any necessary appliance repair.

True orthodontic emergencies are very rare, but when they do occur we are available to you.

As a general rule, you should call the office when you experience severe pain or when you have a painful appliance problem that you can’t take care of yourself. We will set up a time to resolve the condition.

After routine business hours, call the office at 818-242-1173 and you will be directed how to contact the doctor or a clinical staff member.

Braces Repair Appointments

It is very important to let us know if you have a loose or broken bracket or appliance even if you should have an appointment already scheduled.

To prevent a longer time wearing braces, try to avoid breakages and be sure to call immediately should a breakage occur.

Although more than 95% of our patients go through treatment without ever having a problem arise, we have several times each day set aside to accommodate your needs should they arise.

Please call the office at 818-242-1173.

First Aid – Solutions to Minor Problems

You might be surprised to learn that you may be able to temporarily solve many problems yourself until you schedule an appointment with our office. When working with your appliances, you need to know the names of the parts of your appliances so you are able to identify what part is broken or out of place. After alleviating your discomfort, it is very important that you still call our office as soon as possible to schedule a time to repair the problem. Allowing your appliance to remain damaged for an extended period of time may result in disruptions in your treatment plan.

General Soreness

How To Relieve Sore Mouth After BracesWhen you get your braces on, you may feel general soreness in your mouth and teeth may be tender to biting pressures for three to five days. This can be relieved by rinsing your mouth with a warm saltwater mouthwash. Dissolve one teaspoonful of salt in 8 ounces of warm water, and rinse your mouth vigorously. Placing Orabase on the affected area may help; this can be found in a pharmacy. If the tenderness is severe, take aspirin or whatever you normally take for headache or similar pain.

The lips, cheeks and tongue may also become irritated for one to two weeks as they toughen and become accustomed to the surface of the braces. You can put wax on the braces to lessen this. We’ll show you how!.

Headgear
orthodontic HeadgearSometimes headgear discomfort is caused by not wearing the headgear as instructed by our orthodontist. Please refer to the instructions provided by our orthodontist. If the facebow is bent, please call our office for assistance. Surprisingly, the headgear may hurt less as it’s worn more, so be sure you’re getting in the prescribed hours.

 

Loose Appliance
how to fix loose bracesIf your appliance is poking you, place wax on the offending part of your appliance.

 

 

Loose Bracket
Loose Bracket On BracesUsing a tweezer, try to put your wire back into place. If doing this and using wax doesn’t help, as a last resort use a small fingernail clipper to clip the wire behind the last tooth to which it is securely fastened. If your discomfort continues, place wax on it.

 

Loose Wire
Loose Wire On BracesUsing a tweezer, try to put your wire back into place. If doing this and using wax doesn’t help, as a last resort use a small fingernail clipper to clip the wire behind the last tooth to which it is securely fastened. If your discomfort continues, place wax on it.

 

Poking Wire
Poking Wire On BracesUsing a pencil eraser, push the poking wire down or place wax on it to alleviate the discomfort.

 

 

Repair Appointments

Make An Appointment To Fix My Braces Glendale CAIt is very important to let us know if you have a loose or broken bracket or appliance even if you should have an appointment already scheduled.

To prevent a longer time wearing braces, try to avoid breakages and be sure to call immediately should a breakage occur.

Although more than 95% of our patients go through treatment without ever having a problem arise, we have several times each day set aside to accommodate your needs should they arise.

Please call the office at 818-242-1173.

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Glendale, CA Orthodontist,
Dr. Brian Bergh
1111 N. Brand Blvd, Ste 201
Glendale, CA 91202
818.242.1173



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