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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!

What Are the Benefits of Invisalign?

- August 10, 2020 7:04 pm

Invisalign aligners can correct mild to moderate misalignment issues, which means they work for most people. When you visit Summit Family Orthodontics for your orthodontic consultation, we will help you determine if Invisalign is right for your needs, lifestyle, and budget.

Affordable Orthodontics in Littleton, CO

- July 28, 2020 9:08 pm

We make orthodontics accessible and affordable to all our patients. Summit Family Orthodontics is insurance friendly, we accept CareCredit and we have a fun rewards program. Come in for a complimentary consultation and see for yourself.

Orthodontics Is More Than Cosmetic

- July 6, 2020 5:14 pm

Did you know that “bad bites” and crooked teeth can lead to cavities, gum disease, and even tooth loss? That’s […]

Common Orthodontic Problems In Kids

- June 8, 2020 4:01 pm

Did you know, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends ALL children get a consultation with a certified Orthodontist no later […]

What Will My Child’s Braces Cost?

- February 21, 2020 3:48 am

There are different types of braces available to straighten your child's teeth. The best choice will depend on your child's needs, the condition of their malocclusion and your budget. Come in for a free consultation so we can discuss your options. Sometimes early intervention can save money so don't delay!

Can Braces Ruin My Teeth’s Enamel?

- January 16, 2020 2:53 am

It's not the brackets that can damage your enamel so much as poor oral hygiene while wearing braces. We know it's harder to keep your teeth clean with braces but it's really important to step up your hygiene habits. We are here to help with coaching and encouragement. Plus when your treatment is done, you'll find that besides looking great, your straight teeth are much easier to keep clean!