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How Does Invisalign Straighten Teeth?

- June 22, 2021 4:46 pm

We’re experienced in the art of Invisalign here at Summit Family Orthodontics in Littleton, CO. The first step toward a straighter smile is a consultation with our team, so give us a call to get on our calendar.

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.

What To Expect at Your Orthodontic Consultation

- March 11, 2021 5:18 pm

Usually you can start your orthodontic treatment the next visit after your consultation. It's exciting when your journey to a straighter smile officially begins! Still need to schedule your orthodontic consultation? Please give Summit Family Orthodontics a call.

What’s the Best Age to Visit an Orthodontist?

- February 15, 2021 10:39 pm

If it’s time to bring your child in or if you’re ready for your own orthodontic consultation, then give Summit Family Orthodontics a call. We’d love to help your entire family obtain a beautiful smile and better oral health.

Will the Orthodontist Take My Insurance?

- January 21, 2021 6:48 pm

If your insurance is inadequate, Summit Family Orthodontics offers other payment options to make straightening your teeth fit your budget. Call our Littleton office if you have any financial questions or to schedule a consultation.

Can I Still Have Braces if I Have Missing Teeth?

- December 17, 2020 6:27 pm

If you’re ready to move forward with braces treatments, Summit Family Orthodontics would love to help you. Come in for a consultation at our Littleton dental practice. We provide comprehensive orthodontics, including metal, ceramic, self-ligating, and lingual braces.

Does a Palatal Expander Hurt?

- November 13, 2020 5:49 pm

One of the appliances we offer at Summit Family Orthodontics are palatal expanders, which are designed to help create more space in the upper arch of your mouth to prevent a more invasive procedure later on. If your child would benefit from one, contact us for a consultation.

How Often & How Long Do I Have to Wear My Retainer?

- October 27, 2020 11:28 pm

Even though your teeth are where you want them after orthodontic treatment, it's crucial to wear a retainer to keep them in place. Did you misplace your retainer? Contact our team at Summit Family Orthodontics to create a new one for you. Protect your straight smile!