Should a bracket or band remain anchored to the wire, secure it with orthodontic wax if discomfort arises. If detachment occurs, bring the piece to your upcoming dental visit. Refrain from attaching headgear or rubber bands to any dislodged bands. Consult with our orthodontic team during your next visit to confirm if additional appointment scheduling is required.
Adjusting to a new palatal expander might be challenging at first. Here’s what you might experience initially:
For the adjustment of your child’s palatal expander, follow these steps: