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Oral Health

Picture of Orthodontics (Braces)

Picture of Orthodontics (Braces)

Braces are metal brackets and wires that help align crooked teeth. They work by applying pressure to teeth over time to move teeth into a more desirable alignment. Orthodontic treatment with braces may last from months to years.

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Text Reference: American Dental Association: "Braces"