Categories for Braces


Two smiling sisters with braces riding piggyback in a park.

What Happens if I Have an Underbite?

- March 31, 2022 5:05 pm

An underbite is a relatively common issue among Americans. It occurs when the lower teeth extend out farther than the […]

The Gift of Straight Teeth

- December 14, 2021 8:55 pm

‘Tis the season for self-care! Know somebody who needs some? When you give someone the gift of a straighter smile […]

Model showing how a clear aligner can straighten teeth.

Common Orthodontic Issues

- November 30, 2021 1:40 am

While everyone may dream of having a perfectly straight smile, everyone isn’t dealing with the same type of orthodontic issue. […]

Poster with Halloween characters in braces stating that October is National Orthodontic Health Month.

Orthodontic Health – It’s More Than Just Cosmetic

- October 19, 2021 7:19 pm

Are you interested in learning more about braces for yourself or your child? Summit Family Orthodontics in Littleton, CO provides early intervention treatment, numerous types of braces and Invisalign clear aligner therapy. We would love to work with your family!

Fun Fall Braces Color Combinations

- September 11, 2021 1:29 am

Summit Family Orthodontics offers traditional metal braces, ceramic/clear braces, and Invisalign® clear aligners. If you or someone in your family is in need of orthodontic work, set up a consultation with our experienced team here at our Littleton office.

What Is the Purpose of Elastics?

- August 31, 2021 7:03 pm

Our orthodontic dental practice provides a range of treatments to help adults and children get beautifully straight smiles. Sometimes that means wearing elastics for awhile. Call us to schedule an appointment or to ask questions about our orthodontic services.

Do I Need My Wisdom Teeth Removed to Get Braces?

- July 29, 2021 7:36 pm

In order to determine the odds of wisdom teeth causing problems, it’s best to receive a consultation from our skilled orthodontic team. If you or your child is interested in receiving braces, contact our Littleton, CO office to schedule your consultation.

Why Surgery Might Be Necessary Before Getting Braces

- May 7, 2021 7:33 pm

Surgery is sometimes part of the journey to a straight, even smile. At Summit Family Orthodontics, we offer three straightening options: Invisalign, metal braces, and ceramic braces. We’ll assess the situation at your consultation and offer our recommendations!

Braces Are Not Just For Kids!

- April 16, 2021 3:05 am

A straighter smile can transform your look and boost your confidence! Here at Summit Family Smiles, we offer a range of orthodontic services to fit the needs of any smile, at any age! Come in for a consultation to see which treatment would work for you.