Office Reopening - Patient Policies for COVID-19

Braces Diagram

Bracket small attachments bonded to the teeth
Band a metal ring that is cemented around the back teeth
Hook a hook on the bracket or archwire to hold rubber bands
Archwire the wire that guides tooth movement
Elastic tie a tiny rubber ring that holds the archwire in place
Steel tie a fine wire that also holds the archwire in place
Chain a continuous elastic tie to close space