When it comes to braces, trained orthodontists like Dr. TenBrook are the first place you should go to for information on teeth straighten ing, treatments, and wearing braces.
That may seem obvious, but if you look around the internet – or get your information from friends and strangers – you could hear some strange things about braces that aren’t exactly true. Or, putting it another way, there are some myths about wearing braces and you may have false information.
In many cases, the truth about these myths will actually make you more comfortable with getting braces and give you a better understanding of what to expect from braces.
So here’s a look at some common myths about braces and the real truth about wearing braces and orthodontic treatments.