In orthodontics, it's always good to be patient and to take as many records as we can to base decisions on. In orthodontics, nothing moves fast, so we'll need to be patient. If we're unsure about treatment, it never hurts to wait and see how the mouth naturally develops. If you have any questions about your treatment or possibly want to begin orthodontic treatment, give us a call today!
Have you wondered what Hillam Orthodontics is all about? A "typical teenager" will walk you through the process at Hillam Orthodontics and what makes this office stand out from other clinics.
Hillam Orthodontics was founded by Dr. Rodney Hillam's father decades ago. With Dr. Rodney's experience from both time in dental school, his residencies, and with his father, Hillam Orthodontics' experience and research spans decades. Dr. Wade and Dr. Jordan have also learned much from their schooling, residencies, and their father as well.
Meet the doctors from Hillam Orthodontics! Hillam Orthodontics is a family-owned practice spanning three generations, Dr. Rodney's father started the practice, and now Dr. Rodney, Dr. Wade, and Dr. Jordan run the practice today. Dr. Jordan Hillam, Dr. Wade Hillam, and Dr. Rodney Hillam are on your team to create and fulfill the best treatment plan, whether that leads you to braces, retainers, expanders, and more. Give the clinic a call today to start your life-changing treatment.
There are very few board-certified orthodontists in the state of Idaho. Luckily, at Hillam Orthodontics, all of the orthodontists are board-certified. Board certification is obtainable after an orthodontist receives their license, then completes a written exam, clinical exam, peer review, and then renews this process every ten years. Because of their board certification and experience, at Hillam Orthodontics, the orthodontists offer the highest level of care possible.
Have you ever wondered how long you will have braces or how long your orthodontic treatment will take? Dr. Wade Hillam from Hillam Orthodontics tackles this question in this short video.
If you're missing teeth and curious if you could still get braces, we have some good news for you: You can! Dr. Wade Hillam from Hillam Orthodontics explains how the process and what to expect.
When you come in for your free 60-minute consultation at Hillam Orthodontics, we'll present you a treatment plan. This treatment plan may take a several months to a few years to complete, but you'll know what types of orthodontic treatment to look forward to. Here's a quick video on how we select treatments for patients.
To truly determine whether or not you or your child needs braces, we'll need to gather all the information we can first. By scheduling your free 60-minute consultation, we can take the needed x-rays and examinations to evaluate the need for braces. We've even had some patients that we've followed for years that have never needed braces; so it really is on a case-by-case basis. Schedule an appointment today to see if you or your child needs future orthodontic care!
If you break brackets off, you could be in braces for longer than planned. To prevent breaking off brackets, you'll need to avoid foods that are hard and sticky. Don't worry, there's still plenty of food that you can eat. If you have any questions, please reach out!
If you're looking for a second opinion, Hillam Orthodontics is a great place to start. Dr. Wade, Dr. Jordan, and Dr. Rodney take a lot of records to determine the best time for braces. They even x-ray the hand to determine where the patient is at within their growth. Schedule a free 60-minute consultation today if you're curious in getting a second opinion.
Before Tenley had started orthodontic treatment, she was terrified! She had heard that braces were "the worst" or "so painful." When she arrived at Hillam Orthodontics, she realized that the staff and team were so kind to her and supportive.
Ryker was "really nervous" for his first orthodontic appointment, but as he explained that his teeth were "really crooked," he was ready to make the change. He was sure braces were going to be a hard experience, but instead, he was embraced by the staff's kindness.
Allie recommends heading to Hillam Orthodontics for treatment because the staff and doctors are so nice and they do a great job all at the same time. If you're looking for orthodontic treatment in the Idaho Falls area, be sure to drop into Hillam Orthodontics!
Tiffany wanted braces for her entire life, so when she arrived to Hillam Orthodontics, she felt like she had completed a lifetime goal. She loves how personable and knowledgeable the orthodontists are. Tiffany says it feels like "visiting family" when she arrives for each appointment.
Daren highly recommends Hillam Orthodontics due to the friendly atmosphere and quality of work. His wife at the time he was looking for orthodontic treatment was a clinic director for a dental clinic in Idaho Falls and her first choice and recommendation was Hillam Orthodontics.
Brecker was nervous about starting orthodontic treatment, but Hillam Orthodontics made the experience great. He loved he Hillam's energy and enjoyed his time with the rest of the staff.
Kallie was told she needed to have an expensive jaw surgery to correct a bite problem that developed as an adult. Instead, she went to Hillam Orthodontics for a second opinion. Hillam Orthodontics was able to correct her bite problem through braces, saving her money, time, and from the pain the jaw surgery would have inflicted.