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Broken Braces Or Wires

Problems with braces can include:

  • Broken braces (brackets)

  • Broken wires

  • Loose bands

  • Loose braces

  • Wires sticking out

Call and discuss the problem with your orthodontist or office staff. You may need to visit right away, or you may be able to fix the problem yourself until your next visit to the office. If an injury (such as a blow to the mouth) caused the problem, seek help right away. Your orthodontist will let you know if you need immediate attention or if the problem can wait until your next appointment. What You Can Do Braces, bands or wires sometime