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Can I return to school the day I receive my braces?

Yes. There is no reason to miss school because of an orthodontic appointment.

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Caries (Cavity)

If teeth are not kept clean with good brushing and flossing plaque will accumulate on the teeth. Acid from the plaque leaches calcium from the tooth enamel causing cavities. Initially these cavities look like chalky white marks on the teeth and later they become brown holes.