Do your research While getting orthodontic treatment can be seen by many as purely a cosmetic improvement, it is important to remember that in reality, it is a medical treatment. For that reason, it isn’t something that you should go into half-heartedly. The results can be fantastic but while the treatment takes place it will affect your day-to-day life including the things you can eat and drink. It is so important to do your research and learn about the treatment you are considering. Do everything you can to put yourself in the best possible position to make an informed decision.