British Orthodontic Society - Patient Information Leaflets

Please find below links to a selection of leaflets published by the British Orthodontic Society that you may find helpful

Your First Orthodontic Visit

Your dentist has asked that we see you to review the position of your teeth. Find out what happens when you come and see us

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/firstvisitmarch2019/page/1

Orthodontic Treatment

General information about treatment

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/orthotreatmentfebruary2019/page/1

Orthodontic Treatment Risks

If you are thinking about having Orthodontic treatment you will need to know about the risks and benefits. This leaflet may help you decide whether to go ahead.

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/risksmarch2019updated/page/1

Fixed Appliances

All you need to know about your fixed brace

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/fixedmarch2019/page/1

Removable Appliances

All you need to know about your removable appliance – when to wear it, how to look after it

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/removablemarch2019/page/1

Keeping Teeth & Gums Healthy

It is vitally important to look after your teeth and gums during treatment.

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/oralhealthmarch2019/page/1

Retainers

All patients need to wear retainers after treatment. Here are some important questions answered

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/retainersfebruary2019/page/1

Orthognathic Treatment

Information for patients who may need jaw surgery alongside orthodontic treatment.

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/orthognathicmarch2019/page/1

Rapid Maxillary Expansion

Information for patients who may need jaw surgery alongside orthodontic treatment.

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/orthognathicmarch2019/page/1

Interproximal Reduction

This may be done to help create space and avoid extracting teeth

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/interproximalreductionmarch2019/page/1

Impacted Canines

Up to 3% of the population suffer from these and your orthodontist may require them to be exposed to help with your treatment.

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https://view.publitas.com/british-orthodontic-society/impactedcanninesjune2019/page/1