WildSmiles Braces Let Kids in Plantation Get Creative
A fourth grader in Plantation, Florida was getting nervous. She was on the way to the orthodontist with her mom -- they were going to see about getting her braces. “You’ll be so glad you had braces when you’re older,” her mom said. “I wish I had them when I was your age.” The girl wasn’t so sure. None of her friends had braces yet, and she was afraid they would make her smile look funny.
At the orthodontic consultation, the girl tried to imagine herself with silver braces. She wished they could be another color – she wanted them to look prettier. The orthodontist examined her teeth, and explained ...