Patient Education

Learn more about the world of orthodontics! Questions? Contact us! You can also request your appointment by clicking the button below!

Common Problems

Malocclusions: Malocclusions (bad bites) result from the jaw structure or the teeth not fitting together correctly. This can lead to a host of complications if not addressed properly...

Common Questions

What are the potential benefits of orthodontic treatment? Besides leading to a more attractive smile, there are a variety of benefits for undergoing orthodontic treatment.

Life with Braces

Once you begin your treatment with braces, you may be curious how you are going to take care of them. It is vital that you understand how to take care of your braces correctly throughout your...

What are Ceramic Braces?

Opting for ceramic braces will give you many reasons to smile! Their translucent appearance, combined with their attractive and comfortable design will leave you beaming. You will enjoy the...

What are Self-Ligating Braces?

Thanks to an innovative clinical technology known as Self-Ligation, orthodontic treatment is more comfortable and efficient now than it ever has been in the past. Our office is proud to be at the

Types of Appliances

Elastics or Rubber Bands Often dentists and orthodontists recommend wearing rubber bands or elastics in order to improve the fit of your lower and upper teeth. Remember that the elastics work ...

Retainer Instructions

It is important to wear your retainer all of the time, unless the orthodontist instructs differently. Be sure to remove your retainer when eating; however, make sure you immediately place it in ...

Orthodontist Dictionary

Appliance : An appliance refers to any item that attaches to your teeth with the goal of moving them. Appliances are also utilized to change the shape of your jaw. Archwire : Archwire is the ...

We strive to...

Provide you and your family with a relaxed, warm and comforting environment.
Never compromise on quality or integrity. We focus on operating effectively and efficiently.
Take time to explain all of our findings, recommended treatments, and treatment options.
Build patient relationships based on trust, communication, and the highest standard of care.

Insurance & Billing

Our new patient coordinator will answer all your questions regarding your insurance. We are happy to offer zero-interest payment arrangements to help fit into your budget.

Why Choose Our Practice

Communication is Key

We understand that quality orthodontic care starts with open communication. Right from the beginning, our orthodontists take as much time as necessary to thoroughly explain all of his diagnostic findings and recommended treatment plan(s), including any alternative treatment options.

Relaxed Environment

Our friendly and professional team at Mission Creek Orthodontics takes pride in providing you and your family with a relaxed, warm and comforting environment. We strive to offer a consistent, comprehensive and enjoyable dental experience.

Payment Options

Our team knows that orthodontic treatment can be a big investment. To help fit it into your specific budget, we are happy to offer zero-interest payment arrangements. And our new patient coordinator is here to answer all your questions regarding your insurance.

Our Satisfied Patients

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