Summer is the Perfect Time for Braces!

Summer Is The Perfect Time For Braces!
Posted on 07/06/2020

Summer is the Perfect Time for Braces!

Summer is the perfect time to think about your child’s orthodontic treatment. At Meister Orthodontics, we believe that summer is the best time to get braces. During the summer break, your child will not be in school, you will have less fees to pay for school and other activities, your child will have more time to adjust to braces, and, of course, they can enjoy frozen treats! 


No School Means No Missed School

During the summer months, your child’s schedule will be more flexible because they are not in school. You can schedule an orthodontist appointment at any time without fear of your child missing school and having to make up class or homework. While school is in session, orthodontist appointments can be tough, this is the reality of a busy schedule. More often than not, children miss at least one or two classes. Let’s avoid taking your child out of school by scheduling their first consultation for affordable braces this summer! 


The Adjustment Period

Getting braces in St Paul, MN and the Twin Cities area is definitely an adjustment for kids and teens. Some kids experience pain or soreness, and their mouth needs to get used to a constant appliance in it. While at school, this adjustment period can be difficult. But summer break is the perfect time to hang out at home, watch movies, or go to the beach. It’s less distracting to have a little mouth pain at the beach than it is sitting in math class. It is easier to do this when they have a flexible schedule and are in the comfort of their home. 


Ice Cream & Popsicles! 

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy a cold ice cream or popsicle, and these frozen treats feel amazing on a sore mouth with new braces. Obviously, Meiser Orthodontics is not encouraging a diet of only ice cream, but once and a while it can really help! And, summer is the best occasion for it. The cold sensation really can ease some of the minor pain associated with braces or Invisalign! 


Schedule Your First Appointment at Our St Paul, MN Clinic!

Bring your child into our St Paul, MN orthodontic clinic to assess their orthodontic needs today! For questions or concerns, please call our St Paul office. Our staff will be more than happy to assist you. At Meister Orthodontics, we know that braces can be a big change, but summer is the perfect time to adjust to this change and get used to your new mouth hardware. Call or stop by our office for your first consultation today. Let’s get your child set up with their new orthodontic treatment while school is not in session!