Treating Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is one of the most debilitating chronic conditions American adults have to deal with today. A lack of adequate sleep results directly in poor health. Specifically, you’ll see it impact your weight gain and diet more than any other part of your life. Fortunately, there are treatments available.... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Safe With an Orthodontic Mouth Guard

If you wear braces and are concerned about your ability to play sports, our team can help you ensure your orthodontic experience is successful with the right guidelines. We address a few braces FAQs about wearing an orthodontic mouth guard when playing sports. Can I wear braces and play sports?... Read more »

Do I Need Braces?

Do you really need braces? Well, do you really want to be successful in life? We’re kidding (slightly). Braces help create a great smile, and a great smile is part of a key element of success - self-esteem. If you’re happy with how your smile looks, you’ll be happy with... Read more »

The Many Types of Braces

Did you know, there are different kinds of braces to choose from when it comes to aligning your teeth? In fact, there are various styles and colors that braces can come in, depending on your personal alignment needs. Our orthodontist, Dr. Ben Neibaur with Neibaur Family Orthodontics in Draper, Utah,... Read more »

Malocclusions: When the Bite’s Not Right

Do you feel like your teeth don’t fit together well? Does it sometimes seem like you are the only one with misaligned teeth in a world of straight smiles? Did you know that one in five people could actually have some form of malocclusion in their mouth? A malocclusion is... Read more »

Aspects of a Straighter Smile: Invisalign®

A great smile often depends on receiving the necessary oral health care. This includes making sure teeth are in their proper alignment. One of the most popular forms of orthodontic aligners that can straighten your smile is through Invisalign®. Invisalign is a miracle of orthodontics as it can provide treatment... Read more »

Align Your Oral Health Care Goals With Orthodontics

Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics is the formal name of the collection of misalignments with your smile. These misalignments are often referred to as bad bites or malocclusions. The entire purpose of correcting malocclusions is to ensure your teeth are straightened to provide a healthier bite and a better-looking smile. Through... Read more »

A Tooth with a Second Cavity Might Need a Dental Crown

A dental filling can sometimes be used to treat a small cavity or minor physical defect in a tooth. If you continue to struggle with maintaining a consistent oral hygiene routine, a second cavity could develop on the previously repaired tooth. In a case like this, there might not be... Read more »

All About the Orthodontic Appliances Available

Do you ever wonder which orthodontic appliances are available to align your teeth? If so, you have come to the right blog! Our orthodontist, Dr. Ben Neibaur, is more than happy to tell you all about the different treatment options available. Now remember: This doesn’t mean we offer every appliance... Read more »

Why Do I Need to Have a Braces-Friendly Diet When I’m Aligning My Smile?

It’s very important to follow Dr. Ben Neibaur’s instructions when you’re aligning your teeth with braces. This is because it helps you have a successful orthodontic journey and it can even help you get your braces off faster. You never know! One instruction your orthodontist gives is to have a... Read more »