Drs. Edstrom, Trigonis
& Swenson
Eric C. Edstrom & Alex J. Trigonis, DDS, MS
Adam L. Swenson, DMD, MS
Specialists in Orthodontics for Children & Adults 

Drs. Edstrom, Trigonis & Swenson & Team
Drs. Edstrom, Trigonis
& Swenson

Eric C. Edstrom and Alex J. Trigonis DDS, MS.
Adam L. Swenson DMD, MS

Specialists in Orthodontics for Children & Adults

What Sets Us Apart

At Drs. Edstrom, Trigonis & Swenson we care about meeting your orthodontic needs and goals which we achieve through personalized treatment plans that improve your oral and overall health, all while keeping you comfortable and happy! We believe the key to successful treatment is making sure our patients understand their roles and responsibilities from start to finish, and keeping them informed about their progress throughout the course of their treatment. From our state-of-the-art equipment and procedures, to our warm, friendly and caring team, we pride ourselves in providing you with premier personalized orthodontic care as well as excellence in service. As a result, we have been voted “Best Orthodontist in Santa Barbara” several years in a row by the readers of the Santa Barbara Newspress.  We are humbled and honored to have received this meaningful award, and look forward to the opportunity to work with you on achieving your orthodontic goals and having you experience our commitment to excellence first hand.

Our Mission

Our Mission
Our goal is to provide our patients with an overall excellent orthodontic experience, complete with premium orthodontic care and excellence in service. We continually seek new ways to improve the treatment and experience of each patient by utilizing the latest technological advances and ensuring that our patients receive the finest care possible. We pride ourselves in the honesty and integrity of our practice, as well as the courteous and timely service that we deliver to each person who walks through our doors. We never want the cost of treatment to become an obstacle, which is why we offer a wide range of payment options to suit any budget, including several interest-free monthly installment plans.  Whether you're an adult, teen or child, our doctors and team are committed to helping you achieve a healthy and beautiful smile! 

Our Team 

  • Dr. Edstrom, Dr. Trigonis, and Dr. Swenson are highly qualified orthodontic specialists with additional qualifications, as mentioned in their bios, that add to their expertise in the field of orthodontics and allow them to cater their premier orthodontic care to each and every one of their patients.
  • The doctors continue to provide Santa Barbara with a combined 45+ years of orthodontic excellence for both children and adults.
  • The doctors personally diagnose and complete all treatment by themselves, assuring the continuity of care and the consistency of excellence in their results. 
  • The doctors are Premier Preferred Providers of Invisalign, placing them in the top 3% of Invisalign Providers Nationwide.

Our Location
Our Location

  • Our office is conveniently located in the Alamar Dental Center off of State Street, with a private, complimentary, and spacious parking lot.
  • Our office, Suite #4, is easy to find with signs in the parking lot pointing you in the right direction. 

Our Hi-Tech Office

  • We offer complimentary initial examinations that are both very thorough and informative. The doctors and our treatment coordinator will spend as much time with the patient as needed, explaining the various possible treatment options ranging from limited tooth movement to entire mouth treatment.
  • We provide our patients with a private consultation room to ensure their comfort and privacy during their consultations.
  • We use digital x-rays, with the lowest radiation exposure in the industry. Since our x-rays are all done on-site, it eliminates the need for additional appointments.
  • Our Invisalign patients get to use our iTero 3D Impressionless Scanner that allows us to create the most accurate digital dental impressions possible, without the mess and discomfort of traditional impression trays. 
  • We use state-of-the-art sterilization on all instruments and equipment, as recommended by the American Dental Association and Centers for Disease Control, ensuring your safety and health during treatment. 
  • We use large monitors at each station, allowing patients to follow the doctors work as they progress through treatment. 

Our Communication

Appointment reminder
  • We provide our patients with Opt-in reminders via their preferred method of communication such as email, text, or phone call. 
  • We send our patients follow-up surveys to see how we're doing, and ensure that they are receiving the best orthodontic care possible.

Your Experience

  • Get cozy in our spacious and inviting reception area with a cup of freshly brewed gourmet coffee of your choice, tea, or crisp, refreshing filtered water.
  • Choose from an assortment of the latest magazines, or catch up on work and life with our complimentary WiFi.
  • Kids of all ages, play our PlayStation 3 and Ms. Pac Man games.
  • Relax with views of Mission Creek in our state-of-the-art operatories
  • Win great prizes by participating in fun contests throughout the year created to enhance the overall enjoyment of your orthodontic experience.

Our Honors

  • Premier Preferred Providers of Invisalign; ranked among the top 3% of providers in North America
  • Voted "Readers' Choice" for Best Orthodontist, several years in a row by the readers of the Santa Barbara Newspress
  • Voted "Best Orthodontist" by the members of Parent Click Santa Barbara
  • Voted "Best Orthodontist" by the readers of the Santa Barbara Indepedent.
  • Many local dentists, their employees, and their families trust us with their orthodontic care. We are humbled and honored by their confidence in us. 

We know you have a choice in where you seek treatment, and we hope that the decision you make allows us the privilege to take care of your orthodontic needs!

We know you have a choice in where you seek treatment and we hope that the decision you make gives us the priveledge of taking care of your orthodontic needs!