Starting Orthodontic Treatment During the Summer

If you’re looking for Manhattan Invisalign or Riverdale braces orthodontic treatments, we at Goodman Orthodontics promise to do all we can to make sure that your treatment is as convenient as possible. It’s our goal to provide you with the committed, compassionate care that you deserve. As your trusted provider of Manhattan orthodontic treatments, we’d READ MORE


Happy National Children’s Dental Health Month

Happy National Children’s Dental Health Month

When you’re looking for a Manhattan orthodontist or orthodontic treatment, we at Goodman Orthodontics strive to go above and beyond in meeting your orthodontic needs. Dr. Goodman is a trusted source of orthodontics in New York, capable of providing a wide array of efficient orthodontic treatments, from braces to Invisalign Teen, from his Riverdale and READ MORE


Why Isn’t My Retainer Fitting Anymore?

Why Isn’t My Retainer Fitting Anymore?

Retaining your straight teeth after braces is essential to years of beautiful smiles. Retainers are devices that enable patients to keep their teeth as straight as possible. Although there is no retainer that can prevent all tooth movement, it does help considerably to keep your smile straight and aligned. Here at Goodman Orthodontics, we help READ MORE


Preparing for Life with Braces

At Goodman Orthodontics, we understand that you’ll have to go through some lifestyle changes when first acclimating to wearing braces. That’s why when deciding on pursuing orthodontic treatment it is important to choose an orthodontist that will go out of the way to assist you. Dr. Adam Goodman of Goodman Orthodontics cares about the health READ MORE


iTero Intraoral Scanner

  Until recently, creating a personalized Invisalign plan required that patients go through the long and tedious process of making teeth impressions. This involves sitting in your orthodontist chair with a mouth full of dental putty—unable to talk or swallow—for nearly ten minutes. Nowadays, though, many practices like Goodman Orthodontics have moved on, embracing new READ MORE


The Early History of Orthodontic Treatment

Today, orthodontic treatment is a normal part of life. Whether you go for more traditional types of braces or more innovative forms of treatment like Invisalign, straightening your teeth has become a common practice. But it wasn’t always that way. Modern braces weren’t officially invented until the 1700s. However, people have been experimenting with the READ MORE


Who Should I Trust to Straighten My Smile & Why

Specialist— “a person who concentrates primarily on a particular subject or activity; a person highly skilled in a specific and restricted field.” —– In life we are constantly at war in our decisions. Do we do what’s better for us, or what’s easier and more convenient? While in some scenarios, like “What should I have READ MORE


All About Bite Misalignment

Many common orthodontic issues originate from a misaligned bite. As your trusted New York orthodontist, Dr. Adam Goodman can treat these problems through a variety of orthodontic treatment options such as braces and Invisalign. If you live in the Manhattan or Riverdale areas and suffer from a misaligned bite, we highly recommend making an appointment READ MORE


Retaining Your Straight Smile

At some point hundreds, if not thousands of years ago, the word spread that “brushing” your teeth would prevent dental disease. While most people today have accepted the need to brush their teeth on a daily basis, when this concept was first explained the news was met with excitement, but also a bit of reluctance. READ MORE


Orthodontist or General Dentist for Invisalign

Many general dentists have considerable experience with Invisalign. Some of their knowledge is gained though experience, and some at courses taught by experts like myself. As an orthodontist, I am not so arrogant as to say that only specialists should ever move teeth; general dentists practice other areas of dentistry (hopefully less complicated cases) like READ MORE