Now that you have your braces, how do you take care of them? Orthodontic treatment can yield life-enhancing results: better function (biting, chewing, speaking). Our advice: keep your scheduled appointments, advise your orthodontist of problems that may popup between appointments, watch what you eat and drink, avoid sugary drinks and brush and floss as instructed by your orthodontist. It’s important for you to know how to properly take care of your braces throughout your entire orthodontic treatment. We’ve provided this information so your treatment experience can be as enjoyable as possible.