What to Do In An Orthodontic Emergency
Contact us as soon as possible!
The short answer is: If it hurts, call us! Actual orthodontic emergencies are rare, but it can happen. And if it does, we want you to be prepared! There are some steps you can take at home to temporarily relieve your discomfort and prevent additional damage. But if you experience any of the following, please contact us right away, so we can take care of you:
- You’re in pain
- Your appliance or brackets are broken
- A wire is jabbing painfully into your cheek