Your Specialist Orthodontist
Welcome to Oldham OrthodonticsWelcome!
Oldham Orthodontics offers a wide range of the latest orthodontic treatments to help children and adults to have beautifully, straight smiles.
All of our specialists are highly qualified and experienced orthodontists, and are well-known in the orthodontic sector for their expertise and knowledge. They will provide you with the very best quality of orthodontic care delivered in a comfortable and friendly environment.
Our modern orthodontic techniques are discreet, affordable and often faster and more convenient than more traditional methods. They also mean that we can often avoid the need for teeth to be extracted.
Whatever your needs and budget, in Oldham so we can help you to achieve the beautiful, straight smile you have always dreamed of.
Immediately After Surgery
Patients may feel discomfort after an operation, although the level will vary from patient to patient for both adults and children. When you go home, it is important that a friend or relative spends the first night with you. Remember to take any advised or prescribed medications. You will be able to shower on the second day after jaw surgery, but you must avoid hot, prolonged showers which may cause bleeding in the upper jaw if surgery is performed there.
Orthodontic treatment is a life changing process that can not only alter your physical appearance but it also has a bunch of health positives too. Straight teeth and correct jaw alignment can allow for better chewing and digestion of food while also easing pressure on your teeth, gums and jaw muscles.
When it comes to orthodontic treatment and looking after your brace appliance, it’s not just your orthodontist’s responsibility. That being said, it’s not just yours either. If you want your treatment to succeed, then it’s time to start working collaboratively.
In this blog, we’ll be discussing who needs to be taking care of what so you can ensure your treatment goes as planned.