Yes, you may eat during orthodontic treatment! It may surprise you that most foods can still be eaten after braces are placed on your teeth.
The wrong types of food or eating the right kinds of food improperly can cause food to get caught in your braces, stick to braces, loosen braces, or bend wires.
Refrain from eating hard, chewy, or sticky foods. The following is a list of the most common foods to avoid:
We don't want your orthodontic treatment to be a series of "don'ts", but in general, don't put anything (food or object) in your mouth that is HARD, CHEWY, or STICKY, no matter how small!
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