Make Your Dream Smile Come True

Discover the path to your perfect smile
with our state-of-the-art orthodontic care.

Make Your Dream Smile Come True

Discover the path to your perfect smile with our state-of-the-art orthodontic care.

Watermark Whitewater Orthodontic Studios in Yelm and Tacoma, WA

Welcome To Whitewater Orthodontic StudiosIn Yelm & Tacoma, WA

At Whitewater Orthodontic Studios, we believe that the essence of good health means helping people—especially children—feel good about themselves, about us, and about others. Orthodontic treatment is more than just straightening teeth. Orthodontics builds self-esteem and self-confidence and will nurture this kind of good health.

Our expert team, led by Dr. Andrew Leavitt, offers a variety of orthodontic treatments tailored to meet your individual needs. Whether it’s Invisalign, clear Lightforce braces, or traditional braces, we’re here to ensure you receive the best care. Join us for a unique orthodontic experience that promises excellence and a warm welcome.

We offer top-tier treatments: 

  • Invisalign: This innovative system straightens teeth without brackets, bands, or wires, making it a discreet and comfortable option for patients.
  • Invisalign for Teens: Teens can straighten their smiles without feeling self-conscious and without food restrictions, making it a popular choice for younger patients.
  • Traditional Braces: Most patients use metal braces to straighten their teeth, as they are the most common type of orthodontic treatment.
  • LightForce Braces: With LightForce’s digital imaging and planning, Dr. Leavitt can design your personalized treatment plan from start to finish with more precision and accuracy than with traditional braces.

In addition to these treatments, Whitewater Orthodontic Studios offers a range of orthodontic appliances, both fixed and removable, to cater to the unique needs of each patient. 

Contact Our Office Today

Talk to us today to learn more and schedule your first free consultation appointment with Dr. Andrew Leavit at 253-582-5196. We can’t wait to meet you.

Meet Your Orthodontist

Dr. Andrew Leavitt

“I’m Dr. Andrew Leavitt and I sincerely look forward to meeting you. I love creating beautiful smiles for children, teens and adults in our community.

As a parent myself, my team and I are committed to listening to you to make your orthodontic journey as easy as possible.”

Dr. Leavitt at Whitewater Orthodontic Studios in Yelm and Tacoma, WA


Treatment Options

Discover the latest advancements in orthodontic technology at our office. We offer a range of modern, efficient options to create your perfect smile quickly and affordably.

5-Star Rated Orthodontist

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Orthodontics for All Ages

We offer leading-edge orthodontic care in a fun, relaxing environment to encourage and comfort you. We create customized, aesthetic treatment options for patients of all ages.

Early Orthodontics

All children should be seen by an orthodontist by age 7 to determine if early orthodontic treatment is right for them.

Teen Orthodontics

Between the ages of 11 and 15 is the most common time for orthodontic treatment, and for good reasons

Adults Orthodontics

Orthodontics is not just for children and teens! In fact, 1 in every 4 patients in orthodontic treatment is an adult. No one is to old for orthodontic treatment.

Megan F.Megan F. ★★★★★ Today, my son enthusiastically rated his appointment at Whitewater Orthodontics with two thumbs up. Becki, his technician for the day, greeted him warmly in the lobby and continued to show genuine interest in him as a patient throughout the appointment. She engaged him in meaningful conversation during his adjustments, proving that it's the little things that truly brighten one's day. Thank you, Becki, for your exceptional care and kindness!Melissa B.Melissa B. ★★★★★ My husband and I have had the best experience here! They treated us like family and were extremely nice and patient with us our braces experience have been nothing but the best And we’re extremely happy with our new smiles!DrippieXcris Y.DrippieXcris Y. ★★★★★ Thee BEST! “Orthodontist studio” I’ve experienced. Costumer services doesn’t get better than this. Completely cohesive teams and makes you feel welcomed into the family ☺️Michaela M.Michaela M. ★★★★★ I’ve had my braces on for almost a year and have always had an amazing experience everytime I’m in here! From the receptionist to the assistants and dr. Leavitt!michael G.michael G. ★★★★★ The Staff always make me feel great 👍 👌!Thank you so much for the almost two years of service. I can honestly say that I always feel welcome when i'm in your office. The staff are awesome, and I know for sure that my kids will be coming here when the time is right.AngelAngel ★★★★★ The best ever!! From the staff, office environment, Dr. Leavitt, and everything in between- I am so grateful to have chosen Whitewater Ortho as my family/team. Throughout my entire plan, they’ve been responsive, flexible, and so helpful in learning how to navigate the process. If I can encourage someone, it’s trust the process and care!! It’ll all work out in the end.Strongly encourage that you check them out on social media and/or meet with them in person as you decide your team. You won’t be disappointed. Thank you Dr. Leavitt and team!!Karri M.Karri M. ★★★★★ My girls and I highly recommend Whitewater Orthodontist. Everyone is great and appointments are so easy to schedule.jonathan H.jonathan H. ★★★★★ Loved our experience at Whitewater!Charles G.Charles G. ★★★★★ Excellent staff, always a good experienceLonnie M.Lonnie M. ★★★★★ Dr and staff awesome and have a lot of knowledge Make you feel as if you are at home and don’t have to feel nervous when working with staff and DoctorAmber H.Amber H. ★★★★★ I have known Dr.Leavitt since he was in school. He was my orthodontist and then went on to be my children’s. He shows true passion, is strongly educated, along with goes above and beyond for his patients and offers nothing but quality care. His team strives to always make you feel at home and that every one of your needs is met as well as understood. .Francine BFrancine B ★★★★★ As a parent, my experience has been extremely awesome. My son is a patient and he loves his experience and his smile has boosted his confidence in less than 6 months! The entire experience is amazing from the consultation, to the visits, and the availability. They are affordable and so flexible. The staff are always so friendly and always have your best interest in mind. I can not thank them enough.VkVk ★★★★★ I came in here with low hopes of getting my problem fixed because I had poor experiences with other places . How ever I was very surprised and pleased how well they heard me out, gave me solutions, and worked with me to get my issues fixed rather quickly. Because I’m pregnant, I am not able to get x ray of any kind done due to health risks to baby. Other places said they can only give me solutions with x days; and that I must have my teeth fixed their way only. After coming in here they gave me an alternative that not only saved me money but also my teeth from shifting . They did no X-rays but spent quite some time with me to check my teeth, with tools that were not harmful to my pregnancy. I am so relieved that I got an answer and only in one week I was able to get my retainers and I’m wearing them today for the first time. I’m so happy I can prevent my teeth from shifting and that these doctors were able to help me with this problem. On top of all that they are all so kind. Very optimistic and care for you. I’m definitely going to recommend whitewater orthodontics to my friends and family. Definitely worth coming here! You won’t be disappointed!Observations : clean atmosphere, equipment new, music is not loud, there were adults as well as teens getting work done.It’s not scary here like at the dentist.Appointment wait time: they take you in quicklyFamily friendly atmosphere I was able to bring my 8 month old daughter both times. They were very kind to her .10/10Jeremiyah S.Jeremiyah S. ★★★★★ Forever grateful to the Whitewater staff & Dr. Leavitt, for their incredible service on correcting my teeth and giving a smile to be confident about!Shirley B.Shirley B. ★★★★★ I love Whitewater orthodontics. I didn’t really think I needed it invisaline but once I started using it and I saw how much straighter my teeth became I’m completely happy. There’s a friendly atmosphere at Whitewater. Everyone’s nice and always has smiles on their faces. They get you in and out in a timely manner and it’s like being with family. I would recommend Whitewater Orthodontics to Everyone.js_loader

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