The Foothill Orthodontics Blog

Orthodontic news, tips and happenings to make you smile.

Am I too old for braces?

Am I Too Old For Braces

What do you think of when you hear the word “orthodontics”? Most people tend to think of teenagers and braces. This stereotype tends to stick around, even though it’s becoming… Read More

Playing Sports With Braces

Playing Sports With Braces

You may not realize it, but tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the body—it’s even stronger than bone! As powerful as our teeth may be, however, they’re not invincible.… Read More

Types Of Braces

Types Of Braces

Here at Foothill Orthodontics, we’re proud to offer a variety of unique orthodontic treatment options to patients of all ages in our Salt Lake City office. Our expert team is… Read More

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Damon Clear Braces

Not so long ago, straightening your smile could be a long and sometimes painful process. Past versions of braces were bulkier and less comfortable than the ones we use today,… Read More

Girl with clear braces

All About Clear Braces

It wasn’t so long ago that patients looking for a straighter smile didn’t have many options beyond traditional metal braces. At the time, these braces were bulky, awkward, and uncomfortable,… Read More

clear aligners

All About Invisalign

In the not too distant past, the only real option for straightening your teeth was a set of bulky metal braces. While they were able to get the job done,… Read More