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Orthodontiepraktijk Amsterdam Zuidoost
Bijlmerdreef 626
1102 AC AMSTERDAM


 Contact: 020 – 235 85 90

We are every workday reachable by phone from 8:30

Make an appointment


Emergencies outside opening hours:

You can contact the TBB (Dentists’ Mediation Bureau):
020 – 303 4500 of
0900 – 821 2230 (44 ct.p.min)


Openingshours

Monday08:15-17:00
Tuesday08:15-20:00
Wednesday08:15-17:00
Thursday08:15-17:00
Friday08:15-16:00


Public Transport

Orthodontists Practice Amsterdam South East is easily accessible via public transport. By bus you get off at stop Florijn, our practice is just 1 minute walk away. We also offer parking space. (paid parking)

Emergencies outside opening hours

If you have problems with your orthodontic appliance in the evening, at the weekend or in the holidays, please refer to the possible solutions below. Possibly you could alleviate the problem yourself temporarily. Then (if necessary), please contact our practice by phone

If you have very severe pain symptoms, you can contact the TBB (Dentists’ Mediation Bureau). They can be reached by phone on 020 303 4500 or 0900 821 2230 (€0.44/min.).

 

FIXED BRACES


One of the brackets in fixed braces is loose.

You can leave this until the next appointment. Do stop wearing the elastic bands. If needed, you may remove the bracket.

With fixed braces, something is sticking into my tongue/cheek or a wire is sticking out

You can clip the wire off with nail clippers. You can cover the place that is irritated with wax or sugar-free chewing gum.

The wire at the back is sticking out

You can clip the wire off with nail clippers or push the wire back somewhat.

 

REMOVABLE APPLIANCE


A bit has broken off the plate

If wearing the plate does not cause pain, then just keep wearing it and call us for an appointment.

A wire is bent/broken off or is pressing on the gum

Don’t wear the plate any more and call us for an appointment

The wire across the palate is loose

Pull it entirely loose and call us for an appointment to replace the wire

 

EXTERNAL BRACES AND LIP BUMPER


The band is loose around the molar or the braces are bent

Leave the braces out and call us to make an appointment

 

RETENTION WIRE/PLATE


Retention wire (bar) is sticking out

Clip off the protruding part (the bit that’s troubling you) and make an appointment to have a new bar fitted

OIR is cracked

Try to wear the OIR for as long as possible and make an appointment for making a new OIR.