Dr. Craig Coombs, DDS

Dr. Craig Coombs, DDS

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Orthodontics  |  
Male  |  
65 y/o
35 reviews

Accepting new patients

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Coombs Orthodontics is especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our team has a combined total of over 100 years experience in the orthodontic field. Each member of our treatment team is a registered assistant certified in radiology and CPR, and our office team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and American Association of Orthodontists conferences. We will do "whatever it takes to put a SMILE on your face!"Read more

Personal Bio

A practicing orthodontist since 1980, Dr. Craig Coombs prides himself on offering the same orthodontic and personal care to each...Read more

Dr. Coombs' Experience

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Visiting Dr. Coombs

Dr. Coombs accepts 12 insurance carriers

Dr. Coombs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coombs to family and friends
4.9
based on 35 total surveys
Dr. Coombs' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Coombs Says:

Thank you for providing feedback about your recent visit or experience with us so we may continue to provide the quality of services you deserve and expect.  Your feedback is valuable to us as we continuously improve our patients' experiences in our practice. The highest compliment we can receive from you is a referral to friends and family. 

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Dr. Coombs says...

A practicing orthodontist since 1980, Dr. Craig Coombs prides himself on offering the same orthodontic and personal care to each and every patient that he would offer his own family. In addition to the years of experience he brings to his practice, he is among a small percentage of orthodontists worldwide who have passed the rigorous academic and clinical requirements to become board certified and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Coombs is an Invisalign® Preferred Provider.

Dr. Coombs grew up locally and graduated from Bonneville High School as class valedictorian. He completed his pre-dental education at Brigham Young University, graduating magna cum laude. He attended dental school at Pacific University in San Francisco, graduating in the top of his class. While there Dr. Coombs was inducted into the TKO and OKU National Dental Honor fraternities. He received his Specialist in Orthodontics certificate from the University of Oregon Health Science Center after completion of a two-year residency program there.

Dr. Coombs is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, and the Wasatch Orthodontics Study Club. He is a past president of the Utah Association of Orthodontists and served as president of the Rocky Mountain Association of Orthodontists from 2011 to 2012. Dr. Coombs is dedicated to providing his patients with the highest quality orthodontic care available and attends several continuing education courses each year.

Dr. Coombs and his wife, Rita, have five children and 17 grandchildren. He has a daughter who is a dental hygienist, a son who is an orthodontist in New Mexico, and a son who is a dentist in Layton. In his spare time, he enjoys water skiing, snow skiing and spending time with his family. Dr. Coombs is active in his community and gives charitable donations to local schools and community programs.

Dr. Coombs' Care Philosophy

Coombs Orthodontics is especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our team has a combined total of over 100 years experience in the orthodontic field. Each member of our treatment team is a registered assistant certified in radiology and CPR, and our office team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and American Association of Orthodontists conferences.  We will do "whatever it takes to put a SMILE on your face!"

Dr. Coombs says...

Dr. Coombs specializes in early interceptive orthodontics and treating adults with orthodontic braces. We offer the latest braces available, from traditional metal braces to Damon® self-ligating bracesand Invisalign® clear aligners. We believe our highly skilled team and our innovative treatments and technologies will give you the confidence that you are receiving the highest standard of orthodontic care available. At Coombs Orthodontics, we do whatever it takes to put a smile on your face!

Dr. Coombs says...

A practicing orthodontist since 1980, Dr. Craig Coombs prides himself on offering the same orthodontic and personal care to each and every patient that he would offer his own family.  Dr. Coombs is a member of several professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, and the Wasatch Orthodontics Study Club. He is a past President of the Utah Association of Orthodontists and served as President of the Rocky Mountain Association of Orthodontists from 2011 to 2012.

In addition to the years of experience he brings to his practice, Dr Coombs is among a small percentage of orthodontists worldwide who have passed the rigorous academic and clinical requirements to become board certified and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.  Dr. Coombs is an Invisalign® Preferred Provider.

Dr. Coombs says...

Thank you for providing feedback about your recent visit or experience with us so we may continue to provide the quality of services you deserve and expect.  Your feedback is valuable to us as we continuously improve our patients' experiences in our practice. The highest compliment we can receive from you is a referral to friends and family. 

We are always available to talk with you and address your concerns. Please feel free to contact us during office hours at 801-773-5836. We love to hear from you!

Dr. Coombs' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Orthodontics
  •  Malpractice claims in Utah not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Orthodontics

Conditions Treated

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of The Pacific / School of Dentistry
  • Residency Hospital
    Oregon Health Sciences University
  • Undergraduate School
    Brigham Young University

    Graduated in 1976

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Professional Affiliations

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Specialties

  • Orthodontics
  • Dentistry

Procedures Performed

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces