The Whitewater Orthodontics Blog

News, tips, and insights from Whitewater Orthodontic Studios, with offices in Lacey, Lakewood, Yelm, WA.

Am I Too Old For Orthodontic Treatment?

Am I Too Old For Orthodontic Treatment?

If you’re an adult who is considering orthodontic treatment, you may be wondering if it’s too late to achieve the smile you’ve always wanted with braces or aligners. Many people associate orthodontics with teens in braces, but the truth is that treatment can benefit children and adults, too. In fact, we’re seeing more adults than Read More

We've Rebranded Our Practice

We’ve Rebranded Our Practice

We’re excited to share with you that we’ve officially rebranded our practice! We’ve retired the Leavitt Orthodontics name and will be known as Whitewater Orthodontic Studios going forward. Rebranding is a big change! You can be sure, however, that we are still committed to providing patients with the same world-class service we always have. Our Read More

Why A Straighter Smile Increases Your Chances Of Success

Why A Straighter Smile Increases Your Chances Of Success

Even during a pandemic when many people are working from home, we live in a world where appearances play a role in what people think about us. In the corporate world, those first impressions can be extremely valuable. Whether you’re networking on Zoom, meeting an important client, or attending an interview, you’re giving out both Read More

Your First Orthodontic Visit

Your First Orthodontic Visit

Welcome to Whitewater Orthodontic Studio! Our expert team is committed to giving you a beautiful, healthy smile that looks and feels great. Choosing to improve your oral health with orthodontic treatment is a big decision, and we’re excited to help you take the first step with an initial consultation!  If you’re unfamiliar with orthodontics, you Read More

Why Your Child Should See An Orthodontist By Age 7

Why Your Child Should See An Orthodontist By Age 7

Most parents and caregivers know that regular dental visits are an essential  part of maintaining a child’s oral health. Dentists definitely play a big role in keeping children’s smiles healthy and happy, but did you know that orthodontic evaluations are just as important? That’s why we recommend that your child see an orthodontist by age Read More