Valley Fair Orthodontist


2222 W 3500 South
West Valley City, UT 84119

Hours of Operation

Alternate Tuesdays and Wednesdays 7am-6pm (call for schedule)
2 Thursdays (call for schedule)


Contact Information

T – 801.304.9391

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About Utah Orthodontic Care in Valley Fair

Quality Braces. Smiling Faces.

Offering free consultations and low payment plans for over 40 years.

Everyone deserves a smile they feel proud of. But for too many people, the costs of orthodontic treatment make it almost impossible to achieve a new smile. That’s why we’re on a mission to provide affordable, high-quality orthodontic treatment to patients of all ages throughout the greater Salt Lake City, UT area. Our Valley Fair orthodontic provider, Dr. Patrick Kunkel, works closely with patients to design personalized treatment plans that fit into your lifestyle and your budget, and we’re proud to offer a wide range of treatment options from our Valley Fair location.

Affordable Braces & Invisalign in Valley Fair, UT
Affordable Braces & Invisalign in Valley Fair, UT

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and that means having a healthy, beautiful smile is vital to making a great first impression in life. That’s why we work hard to create beautiful smiles for our patients that last a lifetime, using a variety of advanced treatment methods to help our patients achieve the results they dream of. We offer several orthodontic treatments at our Valley Fair office, including both traditional metal braces and Invisalign clear aligners.

Contact Your Valley Fair Orthodontic Specialist
Contact Your Valley Fair Orthodontic Specialist

A new smile can trigger a sea of change in your life, boosting your confidence, self-esteem, and happiness in almost every situation – but the only way to understand it is to experience it for yourself. Ready to get started on the path towards a beautiful new smile? We’d love to help. Take the first step and request a consultation at our Valley Fair office using our easy online form.

Dr. Patrick Kunkel, DDS, MSD
Dr. Patrick Kunkel, DDS, MSD

Dr. Kunkel was born in Toronto, Ontario and grew up in Indianapolis, IN. He attended Indiana University for college, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honors Society.

After college, Dr. Kunkel spent a year in Vail, CO working as a clinical research intern before attending dental school back in Indianapolis at the Indiana University Dental School. He graduated from dental school magna cum laude and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honors Society. Following dental school, he received his Masters in Dental Sciences and specialized in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Kunkel and his wife, Mary, recently moved to Utah to join the UOC team and to continue their love for the great outdoors. Dr. Kunkel enjoys spending time with his wife and dog, running, mountain biking, hiking, camping, fishing, boating, rock climbing, snowboarding, and pretty much anything active and outdoors! He loves being able to work with children, adolescents and adults to help give them the beautiful smiles they deserve!

Dr. Aaron Tolman D.M.D., C.A.G.S
Dr. Aaron Tolman D.M.D., C.A.G.S

Dr. Aaron Tolman is excited to be a part of the Utah Orthodontic Care team as a board-certified orthodontist at the West Valley location. He attended Dental School at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale Florida and completed a two-year orthodontic residency at Jacksonville University.

A Utah native, Dr. Tolman grew up in Spanish Fork, UT, and now lives in Alpine with his wife and six children. Dr. Tolman is fluent in Spanish and when he is not caring for his patients, he enjoys cycling and snowboarding.