Braces are the key to correcting bite issues and creating a gorgeous grin. Still, how well you care for your teeth while you’re wearing braces makes a big difference in your final results. Neglecting oral hygiene because of your brackets and wires is a recipe for cavities and permanent tooth stains. Also, snacking on hard or chewy foods could send you to the orthodontist for repairs. This infographic from an orthodontist in Astoria explains the ins and outs of braces care. Orthodontic patients of all ages can benefit from this information, so please pass it along.