Although braces are known to improve a person’s smile, they can also cause a mouth ulcer. These ulcers in your mouth are not only annoying, but they can also cause infections since they are open wounds. Even though most infections are usually minor and go away naturally, they can become serious problems if the condition worsens. In this post, we’ll show you the steps to prevent and manage ulcers on your child’s mouth. Let’s get cracking.
Dr. Joel Gluck has practiced orthodontics since 1983 when he opened his own office in Nashville. He earned his undergraduate degree at Washington University in St. Louis, and his dental degree at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Gluck then completed an orthodontic specialty residency at the University of Michigan, one of the top five orthodontic training residencies in the country. He also wrote an original thesis and received a Master of Science degree.