The American Association of Orthodontists and your favorite Dover Orthodontist Dr. Stephanie Steckel offer these tips to keep your teeth safe from decay, and protect your braces or aligners during Halloween season:
- Avoid sticky situations-Say boo to hard sticky crunchy or chewy foods or candy! Say yes to soft chocolates. peanut butter cups, or melt in your mouth treats.
- Keep it clean-Enjoy your treats AND brush and floss really well after you do! Use your brushes we’ve given you. Ask us for some new brushes and floss at your next appointment and we are happy to oblige!
- Orthodontists like Dr. Steckel have spent time planning your treatment so you get the best results. Take care of your metal or clear braces, Invisalign, Teen Invisalign and they will work for you!
- At Orthodontics on Silver Lake, we love October and National Orthodontic Health Month- stop in or call us at 302-672-7776, or check us out at www.doverorthodontics.com