Doctor showing Invisalign

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

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