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About Robert Miller

Dr. Robert Miller first earned his Bachelor’s of Science in Zoology from Clemson University in 1979.He then went on to earn his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) from The Medical University of South Carolina.Dr. Miller earned his position as an orthodontist when he completed an orthodontic residency at The Medical College of Virginia in 1985. Upon becoming an orthodontist, Dr. Miller gave three years serving our country in the USAF as Chief of Orthodontics on Clark Air Base in the Phillippines. After completing his military service, he began practicing orthodontics in Culpeper, VA in 1988. He became Board Certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics in 1992, an accomplishment atained by only 25% of all orthodontists after long rigourous evaluation by peers. Dr. Miller also served as the president of the Virginia Association of Orthodontics for several years. Dr. Miller has always been a pioneer in the field of orthopedic correctors and orthodontic appliances. After developing the revolutionary Flip Lock™ Herbst device using CAD/CAM technology in the early 1990s, Dr. Miller has continued to innovate. In recent years, he has worked closely with Dr. Duncan Higgins, developer of the Crossbow™ device, in expanding its use as an effective method for overbite correction.

Orthodontic Options in Park City, Utah

By | May 18th, 2016|News Accolades|

Who are the Best Orthodontists Utah is a state blessed with abundant natural beauty and lifestyle options, which in turn, attract the best healthcare providers.  Many specialty healthcare options such as orthodontics is typically provided by a dentist who continued his or her training for 2-3 years after dental school in an accredited full time residency program, usually affiliated with a hospital or dental school. In Park City and surrounding communities such as Heber City, Kamas, and Midway, our community is blessed with many orthodontic options. Top Orthodontists in Heber Valley There are 2 full time practices in Heber City Drs. Wright and Dr Brown.  Both of these [...]

What do braces cost in Park City Utah?

By | November 24th, 2015|News Accolades|

Did you ever want to know what braces or invisalign cost in Park City Utah? In Utah treatment generally ranges between 2,000 to $6500. The exact amount is mostly dependent on how long it takes to accomplish the objectives. For this reason we cannot quote an exact fee until one of our doctors evaluates the patient. Why can you not give an exact price? As a medical treatment, braces or Invisalign is highly tailored to meet the specific needs of each patient as a result of a customized unique treatment plan. What affects orthodontic treatment costs? There are many different types of appliances or devices used [...]

3D Printing and the Dental Industry Go Together Like Peanut Butter and Jelly

By | October 20th, 2015|News Accolades|

Lately 3D printing and the dental industry go together like peanut butter and jelly—and with strides being made one after another for 3D printing technology and materials in areas like dentures, different orthodontics, surgical procedures, and implants, you can be assured with innovations for the dental field, both Dr Miller’s will be working to ensure that you can enjoy those peanut butter and jelly crackers, sandwiches, and much more exciting fare for a long time to come—as well as pleasing us all with your dazzling smile. As a leader in providing professional grade 3D printers to the dental industry, EnvisionTEC is in the business of helping dentists keep the teeth [...]

Detailed History Of the Orthodontic Angle Society

By | February 6th, 2015|News Accolades|

The history of the Orthodontic Angle Society is one that is rich from top to bottom. It is pertinent to take a look at its history inside and out to find the true meaning of its value to orthodontics in the past and present. This society is named after Dr. Angle who was the founder of it and has become a renowned name in the world of orthodontics at the turn of the last century. His inventions have become the foundation for how orthodontics work right now. Without his inventive mind, orthodontics might never have been what it is today. Here is a detailed look at the history behind this [...]

Malocclusion and Tongue Posture Induced Snoring-They ARE related!

By | January 22nd, 2015|News Accolades|

There are many conditions that can cause sleep apnea and snoring. One of these conditions, snoring malocclusion tongue posture, is a muscle disorder that affects the face, specifically the mouth, jaw, and the lips. It is believed that malocclusion is prevalent in as many as 81 percent of children who display speech problems. It can also affect their sleep by causing a form of sleep apnea. Many researchers believe it is caused by ill fitting pacifiers and bottle nipples in infancy. It may also be caused by thumb sucking and a forward tongue posture when swallowing. Although orthodontists are divided on the actual cause, they all agree that it can [...]

Accelerated Teen Invisalign™ and Clear Braces to Straighten Teeth on Teens and Adults

By | January 22nd, 2015|News Accolades|

If you want to learn more about accelerated teen Invisalign™ and clear braces in Park City, this is the place to be. Figuring out what it takes to get what you need for a great price is always a smart plan. This can make a big difference in how a teen perceives themselves and can help with dental health problems. When people get traditional braces, they’re not able to eat anything they want. The great thing about the teen version of the Invisalign™ or Clear Correct™ product is that you can remove the aligners before eating. There aren’t any rubber bands or other annoying things in your [...]

Diet Concerns for Children with Braces in 2015

By | January 4th, 2015|News Accolades|

Have you often wondered if diet changes while kids wear braces? What about the effects of sugar and acid not only on kids teeth but their general health? Click on the following link and prepare yourself for an interesting glimpse of diet changes recently reported. Which are the Worst Foods for Kids?

Park City Trailside Elementary Students Get to See How Orthodontic Braces Are Made

By | December 22nd, 2014|News Accolades|

Recently, Dr. Robert Miller took a small group of Trailside Elementary students from Park City Utah, to see how Orthodontic Braces or brackets are made.  Traditionally brackets are cast like jewelry, however the precision and accuracy are limited.  Opal Orthodontics which is a subsidiary of Ultradent in West Jordan Utah now fabricates braces like watch parts, using Swiss watch micro-milling machines. Watch this close up video of a watch being constructed using extremely small and accurate parts. swiss milling watch making These students include Dr Miller’s son, Ronan, Wyatt B and Jake D, all from Trailside Elementary school in Park City Utah. Trailside students watching how Braces are made [...]

Drs Miller and Miller lecture to the Indonesian Association of Orthodontists

By | December 19th, 2014|News Accolades|

Recently, both Doctors had the privilege to share their knowledge of orthodontists to 700 orthodontists and staff from all over south east Asia, Australia and Europe.  They discussed several topics such as Class II correctors, bonding techniques and materials from right here in Utah!  Since his initial work with the Flip Lock™ Herbst, Dr. Miller has been an innovator in several other areas of orthodontics. He has lectured throughout the world to many orthodontists seeking creative new ideas to better serve their patients, and currently enjoys lecturing to orthodontic residents throughout the US. His current lecture topics are precision bracket placement, temporary anchorage devices (TAD’s), Class II correctors (Esprit™), office [...]

Accelerated Class II Treatment with the XBow Device

By | November 14th, 2014|News Accolades|

This was an all day conference in Montreal Canada Sept 6th 2014.  Dr Miller was one of for invited speakers to discuss his contributions and accelerated treatment methodologies.