Procedures to relieve any painful symptoms
Wire poking - roll up a ball of wax and place on offending part of braces.
Pain on chewing -( normal after Braces being placed )- Take pain medication - Tylenol etc.
Pain with elastic wear - usually only lasts for 3-4 days after starting elastics. If constant pain over more than 3-4 days - this is usually due to inconsistent wear.
Generalized pain - take a painkiller (Tylenol)
If relief is not forthcoming from the remedies above, please do not hesitate to call my office. If I am in the office, I will see you immediately. If it is not during office hours, call 908-500-2007 and I will return your call.