What Type of Orthodontic Retainer Will You Be Wearing?

Now that you have undergone orthodontic treatment and your teeth are finally aligned, you will want to make sure they don’t slip back into their previous positions. To prevent this from happening, retainers are used to anchor your teeth into place. Retainers are fashioned to fit your mouth with the... Read more »

Brace Yourself, the Holidays are Coming!

Straightening your teeth with orthodontics can help you achieve a more healthy, aligned and attractive smile. With the upcoming holidays, Halloween, Thanksgiving, the month of December and New Year’s (to name a few), around the corner, your orthodontics treatment won’t take a holiday, so it’s up to you to remember... Read more »

How Orthodontics Can Correct Your Bite Pattern

By now you are likely aware that keeping your teeth and gums free from tooth decay and gum disease should top your list of oral health priorities when it comes to maintaining your healthy smile. But did you know that a malocclusion is another common dental issue that often needs... Read more »

Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to... Read more »

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 »