How long do separators for braces stay in?

Answer On One Hand: Not Too LongSpacers are orthodontic devices designed to separate teeth before the addition of braces. Spacers are known for being painful, as they move teeth considerably during their ... Read More »

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What to eat when you have braces or separators?

IcecreamMac and cheeseSoupLook up brace friendly foods on google. There are a TON of things you can make and eat. The trick is to try to crush the food with your tongue instead of your teeth and th... Read More »

How long do spacers stay in before braces?

Spacers are tiny rubber bands that fit around the back molars. Orthodontists use them to make room for the metal rings that provide support and allow attachments. Spacers, also called separators, a... Read More »

How long do braces usually stay on your teeth for?

Everyone's different to be honest it all depends on what needs done to your teeth and if they respond as planned to the braces, your dentist should give you a rough idea if you ask I'm sure :)

How long will elastic bands hurt/stay on (braces)?

don't despair. remember how sore your mouth was when you first got your braces? bands are the same way.... the pain will probably last about a week, but keep wearing the bands. try taking tylenol t... Read More »