Cardiodontics: The Heart Mouth Connection – Dr. Joel Brodsky

If you have been told you have periodontal disease (also known as gum disease or periodontitis), you’re not alone. An estimated 80 percent of American adults currently have some form of the disease. Periodontal diseases range from simple gum inflammation to serious disease that results in major damage to the soft tissue and bone that Read More

Dr. Brodsky Patient Reviews

Here at Brodsky Orthodontics, we pride ourselves on making your orthodontic experience enjoyable and efficient. Just hear what our patients are saying about our excellent service! Dr. Brodsky is always in the office and I never have to see different doctors. The office setting is beautiful and always clean. They have cutting edge technology and Read More

A Nifty "Eggs"periment from Dr. Brodsky

As the winter months drag on you may be running out of ideas to keep your little ones occupied. Why not use a fun and simple science experiment to focus their attention for a while? This one includes a lesson about why it’s important to brush teeth to make plaque go away. Gather the items Read More

Gum Disease Can Sneak Up on You – Lakewood, CA Orthodontist

It’s easy to tell when you have a cavity; but unfortunately, gum disease can exist in your mouth without you even knowing. In fact, you can have the beginning stages of gum disease without noticing any pain or discomfort. Since gum disease can be undetectable, it’s important to watch for warning signs in order to Read More