25th September 2015

How to clean your brace with tepe brushes

When you have braces, your oral hygiene is even more important, as plaque quickly builds up around brackets, bands and wires. To prevent gum disease and cavities, you need to clean both your teeth and braces properly. Cleaning with a regular toothbrush is not enough – you often need an extra cleaning device. Tepe brushes are designed to help you get in between your teeth and are ideal for... read more

7th September 2015

The day after… (part 2)

Many patients are nervous about orthodontic treatment and braces. Well after hearing all those horror stories I am not surprised! Humans are naturally scared of the unknown and since you don’t know what to expect after getting braces, you are scared of it. To help reduce your anxieties, we have asked one of our patients- Lucy to do a treatment video diary and talk you through her... read more