Orthodontist Blog

Celebrating 30 Years of Smiles & Our New Website

Embracing a Legacy, Unveiling the Future This year, Sullivan Bastian Orthodontics proudly marks 30 years of dedicated service to the vibrant Mill Creek community. It’s a testament to Dr. Neal Bastian’s exceptional orthodontic care and commitment to staying at the forefront of innovation. This unique combination ensures our patients receive not only top-tier treatment but

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Braces vs Invisalign: Which is The Best Option for Me?

Deciding between braces and Invisalign is a pivotal choice in the journey towards achieving a perfect smile.  Traditional braces aren’t just about metal wires anymore; they’ve evolved into a blend of efficiency and style, perfectly suited for our modern lifestyle. And then there’s the Invisalign magic – those clear, almost invisible aligners that are all

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The Link Between Orthodontics and Overall Oral Health

Orthodontic treatments offer multiple benefits to your oral health, from boosting your confidence to protecting you against numerous oral health issues. It is closely linked to oral health and will ensure healthy teeth and a confident smile. Let’s discuss the link between orthodontics and your overall health. Prevents Physical Wear of your Teeth Physical wear

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Common Orthodontic Issues and How to Address Them

  Orthodontic issues are prevalent dental issues that affect the proper alignment of your jaws and teeth. These issues can cause teeth crowding, underbite, and overbite. It is fundamental to address them on time to prevent tooth decay and other oral issues. Here we discuss some common orthodontic issues that affect most people. Overcrowding When

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What Can You Eat With Braces?

If you’re considering getting braces or have already had them, you may have questions about what foods suit you. There are plenty of braces-friendly foods that you can eat throughout your orthodontic treatment. Although there are some foods you’ll need to avoid, it’s crucial to remember that having a healthy, confident smile is worth making

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The Difference Between Orthodontic and Orthodontics

Orthodontics is an important field in dentistry. Generally, it involves orthodontists that help patients improve their oral health in several ways. You probably already know that dentistry is a broad medical specialty dealing with gums, teeth, nerves, and the jaw. On the other hand, orthodontics focus on correcting occlusion, bites, and teeth straightness. It is

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