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Do I Have to Wear My Retainer Forever
September 19, 2018

There’s no other feeling quite like that of successfully finishing up treatment with your Salt Lake City orthodontic provider and having your braces removed, revealing your beautiful new smile! However, your braces coming off isn’t quite the final step in the orthodontic treatment process. There’s actually one more step involved, and it’s the most important […]

Ceramic Braces from your Greater Salt Lake Area Braces Provider
September 12, 2018

Your Salt Lake City Orthodontic Provider Our friendly and knowledgeable staff at Utah Orthodontic Care have proudly served the Greater Salt Lake Area for more than 35 years. We offer a wide variety of orthodontic services to both young and adult patients alike. While metal braces remain a traditional choice among most orthodontic patients, adults […]

Summer BBQ Foods to Avoid While Eating with Braces
September 6, 2018

Summer is a great time to get together with friends and family and enjoy all the foods a summer BBQ has to offer — unless, of course, you wear braces. Your Salt Lake City braces provider at Utah Orthodontic Care understands that the food spreads at summer cookouts can be tempting, but it’s important to […]

How to Prevent Thumb Sucking
August 28, 2018

Thumb sucking is a completely natural habit babies are born with and is, in fact, a habit almost all children will develop at one point or another in their lives. Since sucking on either a nipple or bottle is how babies initially eat, it’s an action that seems to be more of a natural instinct […]

You Just Broke a Bracket. Now What
August 8, 2018

While it’s our fondest hope that every orthodontic treatment runs as smoothly as possible, your Salt Lake City area braces provider at Utah Orthodontic Care understands that sometimes accidents happen. Luckily, our team of knowledgeable and compassionate orthodontic providers are here to guide you through what you can do should you encounter such an orthodontic […]

What to do if a Wire is Poking You
August 8, 2018

At Utah Orthodontic Care, it’s our mission to provide you with comfortable, effective orthodontic treatment. Whether you’re interested in ClearCorrect or traditional metal braces, our skilled team of Salt Lake City braces providers are here to serve. However, with traditional style braces, it’s not uncommon to experience discomfort or irritation due to wires. That’s why […]

You’re Probably Brushing Your Teeth Incorrectly. Here’s How.
August 8, 2018

Good oral hygiene is paramount to any orthodontic treatment plan. Without taking proper care of your teeth and gums, you’re only setting yourself up for a lifetime of oral health problem — and what’s the point of having straight teeth if they’re decaying? It’s common sense that one of the most basic acts of good […]

Teen Orthodontic Treatment
August 8, 2018

Your child’s teenage years are a crucial time period for their personal and social growth, part of which is developing self-esteem and positive self-image. At Utah Orthodontic Care, we understand the importance of this time in your child’s life, and are here to help. As your trusted Greater Salt Lake area orthodontic provider, our highly […]

Does Dental Insurance Cover Braces
August 8, 2018

At Utah Orthodontic Care, we understand that when deciding which orthodontic treatment plan is right for you or your child, affordability can play a huge role. We believe that nothing should come between you and the confident, healthy smile you deserve — including price. As your Salt Lake City braces provider, we happily work with […]

Signs Your Child Might Need Orthodontic Treatment
August 8, 2018

The need for orthodontia isn’t always obvious, but there are some definitive signs you should look out for with your child. At the end of the day, the only way to know for sure is to have an orthodontist see your child. Utah Orthodontic Care proudly provides free consultations to community members in and around […]

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