Orthodontic FAQ

Our orthodontist and team are so happy that you have chosen Warren Orthodontics for your family’s orthodontic needs. You likely have some questions going into treatment, or preparing your child for treatment, and we are more than happy to help! How Should I Brush My Teeth With Braces? Most people... Read more »

How to Keep Plaque from Growing on Your Retainer

Plaque is a dangerous substance that promotes tooth decay and gum disease. Unfortunately, if you’re not careful, plaque can live and grow on your retainer, encourage dental problems, and even release a smelly odor. As you probably already guessed, it’s best to keep plaque away from your retainer as much... Read more »

Is Your Smile Ready for the Invisalign® System?

At the orthodontic practice of Warren Orthodontics, we are happy to offer the Invisalign® alignment system for teens and adults in Springville, Utah and the surrounding communities who would love to straighten their smiles with an orthodontic alternative to traditional braces. Invisalign is perfect for helping you overcome crooked or crowded teeth,... Read more »

Information About Orthodontic Therapy

Have you ever wanted a straighter smile? If so, there is a specific branch of dentistry designed to straighten your teeth, correct malocclusions, and assist with any alignment irregularities that may exist within your smile, known as orthodontics. With an orthodontic treatment, you can rest assured that your teeth will... Read more »

Preparation for Braces Placement

Your orthodontic treatment has been planned and it’s almost time for your braces to be placed by Dr. Casey Warren. There are a few things that you can do to prepare yourself for this vital step in your journey to a straight smile. Clean Your Teeth Thoroughly If your teeth... Read more »

Dental Stains Can Become an Issue with Braces

Your braces represent a serious investment in correcting the alignment of the teeth in your dentition. Each time Dr. Casey Warren tightens the orthodontic hardware it brings your teeth one small degree closer to their ideal alignment. The total number of adjustments required to fully correct your teeth will vary... Read more »

Braces Can Have a Porcelain Glaze Applied to Reduce Their Visual Impact

The orthodontic hardware of your braces plays an important role in gradually correcting the alignment of your teeth. However, some people are uncomfortable with braces hardware appearing on the smile. If you feel this way, Dr. Casey Warren can apply a porcelain glaze to the orthodontic hardware. This special dental... Read more »

Caring for Your Braces

If you wear braces it is important to remember that they must be cleaned every day and maintained regularly. It is an essential part of your treatment. Here are some pointers for keeping your braces in top shape. - Be sure to brush your teeth slowly and carefully to avoid... Read more »

Unhealthy Habits that Can Damage Your Braces

If you want your smile-transformation to go as well as possible, then it’s imperative to keep your braces in great shape. Unfortunately, there are habits that can harm and even break your appliance. Avoid these habits as much as possible: -Neglecting to brush, floss, and rinse: Oral hygiene is vital... Read more »

Give Your Child an Orthodontic Head Start!

Have you ever browsed a 1960s high school yearbook and spotted seniors with brackets and braces still on their teeth? If you take a look in one, it is almost certain that you will see some partly metal smiles. Things have changed, however, and you would definitely find fewer teenagers... Read more »