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The History Of Braces

Modern orthodontics looks quite a bit different than its predecessors, with high-tech innovations like digital imaging, 3D oral scanners, and computer modeling common in many practices these days. When combined with the various treatment options available, orthodontists are able to provide an orthodontic experience that is safer, more efficient, and more successful than ever before! Read More

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Top Tips To Keep Your Smile In Shape in 2019

Today’s world is fast-paced and full of work, school, getting to the gym, and whatever other extracurriculars you can fit into your schedule. It can be hard to find the time to do things for yourself! That’s why a new year is the perfect excuse to finally focus on making some of the positive changes Read More

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What We’re Thankful for this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and here at Brodsky Orthodontics, we’re more than ready for a day full of parades, pies, family, friends, and football! We’re already daydreaming about all the leftovers, but more importantly, we’re looking forward to the opportunity to slow down, spend quality time with our loved ones, and count our Read More

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How to Choose Colors for Braces

When it comes to correcting misalignment of the teeth and jaws in order to create a straighter smile, few tools are more effective than metal braces. Although you may hear them referred to as “traditional,” today’s braces are anything but! Here at Brodsky Orthodontics, we take full advantage of the advances made in modern orthodontic Read More

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Invisalign 101

In the last several years, modern orthodontics has seen a number of improvements in technology that, along with new innovative techniques, have resulted in a wide variety of orthodontic treatment options. Here at Brodsky Orthodontics, we’re now able to offer a bigger selection of treatments to patients, with something to suit every orthodontic need. Although Read More

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How to Protect Your Braces While Playing Sports

If you’re a student-athlete, you may be worried about braces leaving you stuck on the sidelines. Brodsky Orthodontics treats many patients who are concerned about orthodontic treatment affecting them on the court or the field, but fortunately, this is completely unfounded. Take it from former brace-faces Dwight Howard and Cristiano Ronaldo, you can continue playing Read More

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What is a Waterpik and How Does it Work?

As a Brodsky Orthodontics patient, we know you’re already well aware of how important it is to maintain a good dental hygiene routine while you’re in braces. You are probably also aware of how challenging that can be thanks to the nooks and crannies created by the brackets and wires. It’s easy for plaque and Read More

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Braces and Sensitive Teeth

Flip through the channels any time of day, and you are likely to find at least one commercial extolling the virtues of toothpastes for sensitive teeth. Clearly, sensitive teeth are a common occurrence. In fact, teeth sensitivity can affect as many as 1 in 8 people! There are various types and levels of sensitivity, but Read More

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Two-Phase Treatment

When it comes to kids, the phrase “timing is everything” has an awful lot of uses, including the planning of orthodontic treatment. Trying to work out if, when, and what kind of help your child will need with their smile can be a little overwhelming. There’s a lot of information out there, and it’s easy Read More

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What is Orthodontics?

Although you’ve most likely heard the term orthodontics before, there’s a pretty good chance you aren’t sure what it actually encompasses, or what an orthodontist really does. Even orthodontic patients can have trouble expanding on the topic in any meaningful way! Here at Brodsky Orthodontics, it’s important to us that our patients be well-informed on Read More

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Jumpstart Your Straightening with Accelerated Orthodontics

Man or woman. Adult or child. Financial executive or beet farmer. When it comes time for them to get braces, the first question they all ask is “how long will they have to stay on?” While it’s a necessary procedure to get straight teeth, the idea of keeping braces in your mouth for a prolonged Read More

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Be More Like a Celebrity! (Get Dental Implants Today)

On the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, actress Demi Moore revealed a picture of her missing front teeth, which she said she wore away due to high levels of stress. Her teeth are back now, and while it’s obvious why she got them replaced (she does work in front of a camera after all), a Read More