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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… Read the rest
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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… Read the rest
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Braces Vs Invisalign

It is not unusual to approach potential orthodontic treatment with an entire laundry list of questions. Deciding to straighten your smile or correct any alignment issues you have is an important decision, and not one to be taken lightly. At Brodsky Orthodontics, our goal is to create a customized treatment… Read the rest
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Your First Orthodontic Visit

Some patients get a bad case of nerves when it comes to planning their first visit to the orthodontist. Fear of the unknown is a real thing, and if you are not sure what to expect from your initial appointment, it is only natural to be hesitant. While we understand… Read the rest
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Dentist vs. Orthodontist for Braces

Having trouble deciding on whether you should let your personal dentist provide your orthodontic treatments? Here at Brodsky Orthodontics we have put together a few facts to help you decide on what is best for your personal treatment. Most people do not know that while all orthodontists are dentists, only… Read the rest
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Orthodontics For Adults

Have you spent years being unhappy with the way your smile looks or feels, but think you may be too old to do anything about it now? Would you love to have straighter teeth but aren’t sure if braces are something you could pull off as an adult? Has it… Read the rest
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Dentist or Orthodontist for Braces

Are braces something you’ve been considering for yourself or your child? If so, you may be wondering if this is something your general dentist is able to do, or if you’ll need to see an orthodontist. Perhaps you’re unsure of the differences between the two, and wonder what an orthodontist… Read the rest
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Invisalign for Teens

Teens today have a greater online presence than any generation before. Over 70% have more than one social media account, and of the more than a million selfies posted daily, a large percentage are uploaded by teens. With this kind of constant sharing, there’s more pressure than ever to look… Read the rest
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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… Read the rest