A 36-year-old member asked:
my gums are swollen and it's going through my wire. what can i do?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered
39 years experience Dentistry
Call orthodontist: If i understood your question, the orthodontic wire is piercing your gum tissue causing the tissue to swell. Call your orthodontist to have them trim or adjust the wire.
Answered on Mar 3, 2014
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