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BRACES-FRIENDLY RECIPE: LUNCH

Getting braces comes with a lot of rules. Fortunately, constructing a braces-friendly lunch is straightforward once you know which foods to avoid.

Jan 20th, 2021
SPEECH! SPEECH!

You don’t have to be a national debate champion or the world’s most blood-curdling Lady Macbeth to be concerned about clear speech.

Jan 18th, 2021
I HAVE HALITOSIS. WHAT CAN I DO?

The most obvious answer to how to get rid of halitosis is to practice good oral hygiene, although, depending on the cause of halitosis it may not be that simple.

Jan 15th, 2021
IS INVISALIGN TEEN® RIGHT FOR MY CHILD?

Straightening your teeth with traditional braces used to be something of a public affair. While traditional teeth-straightening methods yielded high-quality results, it was also essentially impossible to wear them undetected as you went about your day.

Jan 11th, 2021
HOW MUCH DO BRACES COST?

Just as every patient we see is unique, so is their treatment plan. Some patients have very simple problems which require less appliances and time, while other cases are much more complicated and may require multiple appliances and phases.

Jan 9th, 2021
WE PROUDLY OFFER INVISALIGN TEEN®!

Invisalign Teen’s clear aligners are virtually invisible. What’s more, they are removable, which means your child is free to eat anything they choose, as well as brush and floss with ease!

Jan 7th, 2021
INVISALIGN TEEN® BENEFITS

If you’re like most teens at our Brooklyn, NY office, you love hanging out with your friends, and you don’t want to be different, watch what you eat, or worry about how you look.

Jan 5th, 2021
POWER CHAINS

By now, you’re very familiar with the basic building blocks of your braces. Brackets, wires, and ligatures are no mystery to you. But suddenly, you’re hearing a brand new term—“power chains.”

Jan 3rd, 2021
PERIODONTICS AND BRACES TREATMENT

Most people think braces are all about their teeth. While it is true orthodontics is meant to move your teeth into proper position, there’s more to it than that.

Dec 31st, 2020
CELEBRATE THE SEASON WITH BRACES-FRIENDLY TREATS

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, with the holidays around the corner, and visions of sugarplums and other tasty desserts dancing in everyone’s head. Except, this year you have braces.

Dec 1st, 2020
THANKSGIVING IN NORTH AMERICA

Thanksgiving is a holiday meant for giving thanks, and while this may seem like such a natural celebration, the United States is only one of a handful of countries to officially celebrate with a holiday.

Nov 7th, 2020
A FUN HALLOWEEN WITH BRACES

Having teeth encased in braces can be discouraging during Halloween. If you or your child has braces, there are certain candies to avoid this holiday season—and in general—while you have braces. Candy can be tempting, especially for children.

Oct 17th, 2020
LABOR DAY: OUR FAVORITE HOLIDAY TO REST!

Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday each September here in the United States, is a holiday devoted to the American working community. The purpose of the holiday is honoring the country’s workers and their contributions to the strength of our country

Sep 1st, 2020
What are Adjustments?

If you’ve just gotten braces at our Brooklyn, NY office, you’ve probably also learned a whole new vocabulary. Malocclusion, brackets, archwires, ligatures, elastics—you’ve got the definitions down. But now you’re scheduled for an “adjustment.”

Jul 30th, 2020
AVOID BRUSHING AFTER EVERY SINGLE MEAL!

Here is some surprising yet worthwhile advice you might be hearing for the first time: Brushing after a meal can be incredibly bad for your teeth if you do it after eating certain foods.

Jul 23rd, 2020
WHY CHOOSE AN ORTHODONTIC SPECIALIST OVER A GENERAL DENTIST?

Patients have so many choices for straightening their teeth nowadays — clear aligners, ceramic braces, lingual braces, self-ligating braces — but who is best suited to guide them through orthodontic treatment? Well, an orthodontist like Dr. Susan Liebman i

Jul 16th, 2020
SUGAR AND YOUR ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT

One word no one likes to hear is “cavity!” For those patients of ours wearing braces, hearing that word is especially problematic, considering that delaying any dental work may result in delaying treatment time.

Jun 25th, 2020
TOP FIVE BEST FOODS FOR ORAL HEALTH

Some foods are just terrible for your teeth — think cookies and candy bars — but there are certain foods that are beneficial to your oral health. Below, Dr. Susan Liebman and our team have covered five of the top foods to keep your teeth and gums healthy!

May 28th, 2020
Everyday is Earth Day

During the early days of the environmental awareness movement, those who demonstrated against pollution, toxic chemicals, and the general public health were known as hippies.

Apr 23rd, 2020
ORTHODONTICS: FROM TOOTH FAIRY TO RETAINER

You might be surprised to learn that Dr. Susan Liebman and our team recommend an orthodontic appointment even before your child has had that last visit from the Tooth Fairy.

Apr 15th, 2020
ARE YOU READY FOR ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT?

If you’ve been hiding your smile because you have crooked teeth or gaps between your teeth, it’s time to consider orthodontic treatment with Dr. Susan Liebman. Preparing for treatment is an important part of getting the smile you want.

Feb 27th, 2020
AFFORDABLE BRACES NEAR ME

Here at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics, we offer great orthodontics for an affordable price that all prospective patients can afford.

Oct 17th, 2019
10 TIPS FOR BRACES PAIN RELIEF

To alleviate discomfort, Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics has come up with 10 tips for braces pain relief. You can start to implement them immediately and find pain relief from your own braces.

Sep 15th, 2019
Fun Things to do in Brooklyn!

Besides focusing exclusively on great orthodontic care, Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics also focuses on bringing our community together.

Jul 31st, 2019
Invisalign Near Me

Dr. Liebman is a leading orthodontist in Brooklyn NY that specializes in all forms of orthodontic treatment including Invisalign and Invisalign Teen.

Jun 5th, 2019
Orthodontist Near Me

If you are searching for an orthodontist in Brooklyn NY, Dr. Liebman is very knowledgeable and experienced many forms of orthodontic treatment including braces and Invisalign.

May 22nd, 2019
Invisalign Vs. Braces

Our team at Brooklyn Orthodontists specializes in providing braces, clear braces, Invisalign, and Invisalign Teen in Brooklyn NY.

Apr 16th, 2019
Cost Of Invisalign

Our goal at Brooklyn Orthodontics is to provide our patients with the best cost of Invisalign and Invisalign Teen in Brooklyn NY.

Dec 12th, 2018
WHAT FOODS CAN I EAT WITH INVISALIGN?

Dr. Sue Liebman and the professionals at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics are used to advising their patients about food restrictions during orthodontic treatment near Caroll Gardens. Their patients ...

Sep 25th, 2016
WHEN CAN MY CHILD GET BRACES?

While orthodontic treatment can start in patients as young as six years old, it is less about what age one can get braces than it is at what age they are ready for braces. Each child’s teeth develop differently, and that makes the appropriate age...

Sep 18th, 2016
WHAT IS AN ORTHODONTIST?

An orthodontist is a dentist who has undergone special training to treat facial and dental anomalies like malocclusions (an abnormality in the alignment of the upper and/or lower teeth), similar ...

Sep 11th, 2016
HOW TO DECIDE IF INVISALIGN IS RIGHT FOR YOU

Orthodontic patients near Boerum Hill, NY are looking to the team at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics to treat their orthodontic issues with Invisalign clear aligners. Dr. Susan Liebman knows that ...

Sep 4th, 2016
CAN ORTHODONTICS FIX MY SPEECH IMPEDIMENT?

Did you know that chronic speech problems can be caused by the misalignment, or malocclusion, of your teeth? Dr. Sue Liebman of Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics in Brooklyn Heights, NY knows that ...

Aug 21st, 2016
CAN PRE-TEENS GET INVISALIGN TOO?

There is no “yes-or-no” answer to the question “Can pre-teens get Invisalign, too?” The decision, ultimately, will be made by the patient’s parents and their dentist or orthodontist. As long as ...

Aug 14th, 2016
HOW TO BRUSH AND FLOSS TEETH WITH BRACES

Dr. Sue Liebman and the team at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics in DUMBO, NY are orthodontics experts and can help explain to you why you should always maintain good oral health by brushing and ...

Aug 7th, 2016
HOW DO I KEEP MY INVISALIGN CLEAN?

If you have recently been fitted for Invisalign clear aligners, the team at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics in DUMBO, NY would like to congratulate you on getting one step closer to a confident and ...

Jul 20th, 2016
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE CHOOSING BRACES

Dr. Sue Liebman and the team at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics develop orthodontic treatment plans that are personalized for each patient’s needs. These plans may include treatment methods and ...

Jul 10th, 2016
SIMPLE TIPS TO FIND AN ORTHODONTIST

Dr. Sue Liebman and the team at Brooklyn Heights Orthodontics have a few simple ti to help you find a competent and qualified professional orthodontist near Caroll Gardens, NY. Licensed and ...

Jul 3rd, 2016
Braces Near Me

Our team is dedicated to providing the best orthodontic care for patients of all dental conditions.

Jul 4th, 2019