Flossing with Braces 101

Drs. Brodsky will tell you that keeping your teeth clean is more important than ever when you have braces. Food bits have more spots than usual to hide in your mouth, so you must be diligent in order to avoid bad breath, swollen gums, discolored teeth and cavities. If you remove plaque regularly during treatment, Read More

Brodsky Orthodontics, dispelling the myths about braces

Trust us when we say Drs. Brodsky and Van Allen know there are a lot of myths and half-truths floating around these days when it comes to braces and orthodontics. But, before you buy into those myths, we think you should get the facts first! Our good friends at the American Association of Orthodontists have Read More

What puts you at ease at Brodsky Orthodontics?

At Brodsky Orthodontics, we understand not everyone is always thrilled about visiting their orthodontist. But here at our convenient Lakewood office, we strive to bring you the best and most comforting experience at each visit at Brodsky Orthodontics. Today, we’d like to know: What is it about our office that makes you comfortable or puts Read More

How well do you know your braces? From Brodsky Orthodontics

If you ever sustain damage to your braces and need to call Brodsky Orthodontics, we can help you more effectively if you can tell us exactly which piece is in trouble! Here’s a handy diagram and corresponding list of all the parts that make up your braces. Elastic Tie: Tiny rubber band that fits around Read More