Issues with your braces or aligners during the school day? Here’s how to fix it!
Posted by Hinsdale Ortho | Ortho Tips
Hello, it’s Kelly C., Treatment Coordinator at Hinsdale Ortho! Let’s face it, life is busy. Children’s school, after school sports and activities, parents’ obligations, medical appointments and more keep us on our toes. Here at Hinsdale Ortho, we want to make sure we assist in your child’s treatment and make their orthodontic journey as problem free as possible. The solution(s) are 1) to visit the school nurse’s office and/or 2) read the FAQs below, we’ve solved everything for you!
No problem! We have several options of toothbrushes for you to pick from, just see the nurse!
Extra cases are available so that that your aligner(s) or retainer(s) do not accidentally get placed on the food tray and thrown away.
We have small containers available in a variety of colors and shapes to keep that tooth safe and sound until the end of the day. We even have some cotton rolls in case there is a little bleeding after the tooth is out.
Extra varieties of floss, as well as “proxy brushes” for those hard-to-reach areas and that stubborn food.
Extra wax available for all those moments where a little extra is need for comfort and soreness that could intermittently occur.
We have provided the nurse’s office with a variety of instruction sheets to assist with any questions that may come up during the school day and beyond.
We have supplied the nurse’s office with a rinse that can help with mouth sores and inflammation.
The nurses’ office now has a supply of plain and colored rubber bands of 2 different sizes for you if needed.
We have the perfect solution with multiple flavors of Hinsdale Ortho chap sticks for you to keep in your desk, locker, backpack and more.
Still not able to fix the issue? Give our office a call for a quick appointment! We will fix whatever it is in a flash! Call today!
Full Treatment when your initial appointment is in August or September