Our orthodontist and team want you to have a healthy smile during treatment, which is why we educate you on how to brush and floss your teeth while wearing braces. When you understand how to clean your teeth and braces, then you reduce your risk for decalcification and tooth decay. Call the office of Ora R. Canter, DDS Orthodontics if you want to learn more about braces hygiene in Astoria, New York.