Category Archives: blog

Ask Dr. Bronsky: Early Treatment

Posted August 17, 2017

Dear Dr. Bronsky, My son just celebrated his 8th birthday and I am noticing that his permanent teeth are growing in a bit crooked. Quite a few teeth have yet to grow in, but my husband and I really do not know when we should bring him in for an orthodontic consultation. Please enlighten us. […]

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Ask Dr. Bronsky: Invisalign Teen vs. Metal Braces

Posted August 10, 2017

Dear Dr Bronsky, My son is a teenager and is likely going to need orthodontic treatment in the near future. Looking around at my options, I still don’t know what would be the best choice for my son: metal braces or Invisalign Teen. As an experienced orthodontist, what would you recommend for my son? -Concerned […]

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Dear Dr. Bronsky: Summer Vacation

Posted August 3, 2017

Dear Dr Bronsky, I just started wearing my retainer a few weeks ago and things have been going well so far, but my family has a summer vacation planned for us in a few months. I’ve been told all about how retainers can break and that they sometimes need to be replaced. What happens if […]

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Myth-Busting Orthodontic Treatment Claims

Posted August 4, 2015

When we think about orthodontic treatment, lots of us think about getting crowded, crooked teeth into proper alignment. But orthodontics corrects a great many oral health issues. However, for all of its benefits, orthodontic treatment sometimes gets credited a bit too much for curing a variety of ailments. In this post, Dr. Mark Bronsky busts […]

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Orthodontic Care and Your Records: There’s an App for That

Posted June 22, 2015

The American Association of Orthodontists Annual Session is a great time to search for new technology and treatments systems, and that’s just what Dr. Mark Bronsky did in May. Dr. Bronsky strives to keep our practice current, and he felt like it was good to go to the national session in San Francisco, as well […]

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Which Professional Baseball Players Have Worn Braces?

Posted June 1, 2015

Do you know what time it is? It’s time to play ball! That’s right- baseball season has started. We will admit that we are an office divided. Some of us are Mets fans, while others are rooting for the Yankees. Still others are fans of teams outside New York. The nerve of them… Because we’re […]

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Bronsky Orthodontics Welcomes Dr. Renée Pompei

Posted May 18, 2015

We are excited to announce that board certified orthodontist Dr. Renée Pompei joined our team here at Bronsky Orthodontics  in May. Dr. Pompei is passionate about helping our patients achieve their personal functional and aesthetic goals for beautiful, confident smiles. She understands first-hand the power of orthodontics. She sought treatment herself as an adult and […]

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Celebrate National Teen Self-Esteem Month with a Smile!

Posted May 2, 2015

A healthy dose of self-esteem can give you a clear sense of your own values, worth, integrity and character. It can make you feel as though you actually can accomplish your goals and aspirations. Lacking self-esteem can interfere with your happiness, your willingness to try new things, and your confidence to overcome adversity. May is […]

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Jumping on the DIY Braces Bandwagon Might Harm Your Teeth

Posted April 20, 2015

Home improvement shows on HGTV often show you how taking on an improvement project yourself can save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars. While this may be true for refinishing a wood floor or repurposing an old shelf, this isn’t often the case for orthodontic treatment. The American Academy of Orthodontists recently issued an […]

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Bronsky Orthodontics Participates in PurpleStride 2015

Posted April 2, 2015

If running could help cure pancreatic cancer, would you do it? If you said yes, please join Bronsky Orthodontics as we participate in the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s PurpleStride New York City 5K again this year. This family-friendly run/walk will be held April 11 at 10 a.m. in Prospect Park – Nethermead East in Brooklyn. […]

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