First aid for loose brackets or loose bands
If a bracket or band (metal ring) has come loose from a tooth but is still attached to the archwire, leave everything as it is.
» Please immediately make an appointment to have the loose bracket or band reattached to the tooth.
If a band has become detached from a tooth, try to brush that tooth and gently push the band back over it.
» Please make an SOS appointment with us to have the band reattached.
If a band or brackets has come completely loose and is no longer attached to the archwire, please carefully remove it, store it securely, and bring it to your next appointment.
» Please make an SOS appointment with us to have the loose item reattached.