5 Tips for Flossing with Braces

Getting orthodontic treatment is exciting! Braces are great, but they can also make some things more difficult. Flossing can be one of these things. Here are 5 tips for flossing with braces to help you keep your teeth and braces healthy and sparkling clean. 1. No-shred Floss One of our top tips for flossing with […]

Brightening Your Braces for Spring

Brightening Your Braces for Spring

Have you thought lately about all the different color options available for your braces? Brightening your braces for Spring by choosing new colors can be a great way to embrace the new season and show off your awesome personal style. When to Try Something New Many people choose the same color for their braces each […]

How Long Do Braces Take?

How Long Do Braces Take?

Getting orthodontic treatment can feel like a big commitment. One of the most popular questions we get asked is: How long do braces take? Many factors determine the length of treatment. Here’s how to find out how long you’ll need braces for so you can know what to expect. What Conditions Are Being Treated? Some […]

Playing Sports with Braces

Many people worry that when they get braces they won’t be able to do all the activities they normally enjoy, like playing sports. The good news is, it is usually possible to continue doing your favorite activities if you take the right precautions. When playing sports with braces it’s important to protect both your teeth […]

New Year and New Braces

The calendar has turned, the holidays are past, and New Year’s resolutions are getting tough to keep. It’s a new year and new braces can change your life in many ways. Here are the top things to know as you look forward to enjoying your new smile. The New Year’s Resolution You Can Keep While […]

Holiday Activities in Utah

In our last blog, we covered some oral hygiene tips for the holidays. As such, we decided this week we’d make our blog a little more fun! For those of you in Utah who are starting to feel the holiday spirit, you can rest assured that there are plenty of exciting activities in which to […]

Dental Hygiene Tips for the Holidays

With the holidays fast approaching, it’s that time of the year where most will indulge in a few extra sweets and treats. It’s hard to say no to hot cocoa, homemade cookies, or a delicious homemade pie after a big Thanksgiving feast. That said, the holidays aren’t the best time for your oral health. But […]

What are Impacted Wisdom Teeth?

The wisdom teeth are quite an anomaly. More often than not, these third molars end up causing more harm than good when they’re ready to emerge. However, understanding impacted wisdom teeth and the early signs they present can help you get into the dentist or orthodontist before the discomfort grows severe. As such, we wanted […]

How to Choose an Orthodontist

When it comes to choosing an orthodontist, many parents don’t know where to start. Researching online and asking friends is a good place to begin, but even then, many parents wonder what specifically they should look for in the process of finding the right orthodontic office. That being said, we wanted to spend some time […]