Quiet Nuisances to Your Oral Health

Everybody has habits, conscious or otherwise. And usually, we at least know which ones are good and which are bad. But when it comes to oral health, there are many habits you might find normal that can do real damage to your teeth over time. We at Brodsky Orthodontics are… Read the rest
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Steps to Take to Treat Sleep Apnea

At Brodsky Orthodontics, we not only provide quality orthodontic care, but we assist in treating sleep apnea, a common, but a threat to health all the same. Perhaps you have noticed that you or someone close to you experiences the following: Insomnia or difficulty sleeping Loud snoring at night Waking… Read the rest
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First Impressions…

Let’s be honest, going to the dentist or orthodontist can be messy, especially when it comes to making impressions of your teeth. Typically, dentists or orthodontists use putty or “goop” to make impressions of the patient’s teeth. While the addition of a flavor makes you think this practice is fun,… Read the rest
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DDIY: Don’t Do It Yourself

In an era where there are a plethora of instructional videos on Youtube and social media, it is tempting to find a way to save a couple of bucks. DIY is helpful when it comes to fixing up your apartment on a budget, but not to orthodontics. In Vancouver and… Read the rest

What are Accelerated Orthodontics?

Does the idea of spending many months or even multiple years in braces sound daunting to you? The older we get, the less likely we’re going to be enthused about living with braces for a prolonged period of time. The idea of taking the two years or so that correcting… Read the rest

Nasty Side Effects from Chewing Gum

At Brodsky Orthodontics it is our mission to increase good oral health awareness, instilling good habits and practices in our clients. It’s important to us to be able to provide our patients with facts and information that can help lead to healthy lifestyle choices, ensuring healthy teeth and a beautiful… Read the rest

Dealing with TMD

TMD might slightly confuse some readers because TMJ actually refers to both the Temporomandibular Joint as well as Temporomandibular Joint Disorder. People call the disorder TMJ for short. Brodsky Orthodontics is all about educating our patients. Today we’d like to talk about TMD a little more as a way to… Read the rest

The Hidden Dangers of Sleep Apnea

Snoring is an unfortunate fact of life that often gets overlooked. By and large, the person who snores is not aware they’re even doing it. Unless the person who snores has a partner who voiced their discomfort, it’s possible for a person who suffers from a major sleep disorder to… Read the rest

Your Initial Consultation

We know that scheduling your initial consultation with a dentist or orthodontist can be a little bit problematic. So much so that some people often end up putting it off to the point where they don’t see a trained specialist for years at a time, if at all. At Brodsky… Read the rest

Benefits of iTero™ Digital Impression

Brodsky Orthodontics recognizes the importance of keeping up to date with technological advances. We also believe in the importance of educating our patients, which is why we’re here today to talk about iTero™ Digital Impression, technology we utilize here at our office in Long Beach, CA. iTero™ technology pretty much… Read the rest