The Dangers of DIY Braces

In 2017, a quick Google search makes all of us feel like an expert on any given topic—even dentistry! As a result, a troubling new trend on the rise is Do it Yourself Braces. The internet has plenty of dangerous tips for saving money on your braces by taking care of crooked teeth or unwanted gaps at home. Unsurprisingly though, these methods can lead to irreversible damage, infection, and much more. Watch as Dr. Margaret Gringrich shares her expert opinion on this disturbing new issue.