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How often should I brush my teeth while in braces?

Patients should brush their teeth just as often with braces as without, however, brushing must be done more thoroughly when braces are on. Brushing your teeth with braces is difficult and we will check your brushing at each appointment and point out any areas you may be missing when you are brushing.

Coquitlam Orthodontics Orthopedia

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Dental Midline

The center of the upper or lower dental arch. Ideally, the upper and lower midlines match so the upper and lower teeth can fit together properly. Note: it’s not always an ideal world!