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Jun 15 2018

Pediatric Orthodontist in Plantation, FL, Answers: Does Your Child Need an Early Evaluation?
Jun 15, 2018

Even though the majority of patients our pediatric orthodontist in Plantation, FL, sees are teenagers and adults, it’s important for everyone to understand the significance of early evaluation for children. Many parents put off orthodontic evaluation for a variety of reasons, but if you have a child, it’s crucial to providing them with a lifelong […]

Jun 12 2018

Can I Play an Instrument While Wearing Braces?
Jun 12, 2018

At Lucas Orthodontics, our expert strives to be the best orthodontist near Miami Lakes, and part of that includes providing advice to our patients on topics like playing instruments with braces. It’s a common misconception that once you get braces, you won’t be able to play a musical instrument. With the proper knowledge and the […]

Jun 08 2018

Pembroke Pines Orthodontist Answers: How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush & Why?
Jun 08, 2018

To keep your smile happy and healthy, our Pembroke Pines orthodontist says a proper oral hygiene routine is essential. Brushing and flossing twice a day is standard, plus using mouthwash goes a step further in removing harmful bacteria that can accumulate on your teeth, causing plaque and tartar buildup. There are times, however, that you […]

Aug 23 2015

Your Best Oral Hygiene With Braces By Plantation, FL’s Favorite Orthodontist
Aug 23, 2015

No matter what type of braces you get, your oral hygiene habits will become infinitely more important during orthodontic treatment. Caring for and maintaining your braces along with your entire mouth can be the difference between having beautiful, healthy teeth after your braces come off or having de-calcification from bacterial build-up. Brush Brush Brush Your […]

Aug 23 2015

What You Need To Know About Invisalign® By Your Pembroke Pines Orthodontist
Aug 23, 2015

Have you ever wanted a straighter, healthier smile, but didn’t want all the metal wires and bands that often go along with braces? With your Pembroke Pines, FL, orthodontist, Lucas Orthodontics can make your dream of having a new smile come to life – without any metal! Dr. Lucas is a certified Invisalign® orthodontist, giving […]

Aug 23 2015

Traditional Braces
Aug 23, 2015

Still the most common type of braces, traditional metal braces are brackets attached to patients’ teeth and held together with an archwire. Your orthodontist will attach the bracket to a specific spot on your tooth so that when your treatment is complete, the archwire will appear perfectly straight. The archwire is attached to the brackets […]

Aug 23 2015

Read This Before You Get Braces
Aug 23, 2015

Whether you are researching orthodontic treatment for yourself or for a loved one, the amount of information to read about and learn can be overwhelming. How do you know where to begin? I’ve written this series of blog articles to share some basic information about braces with you, along with tips and even pros/cons about […]

What Our Patients Say

  • The best Orthodontist, assistants, and office staff! After two years wearing braces, they’re finally off! I’m so happy with the results, Doctor Lucas is truly amazing and knowledgeable, his staff are very patient and caring, definitely highly recommend!!!!

    - Andy H.
  • My experience here has always been amazing. This is my 2nd time getting braces with them due to not wearing my retainer. I was very pleased with my results the first time and am sure I will achieve the same beautiful smile a 2nd time. Glory at the front desk is very kind and helpful when checking you in and working you up. All the staff is very sweet and I love how clean and bright the facility is.

    - Victoria O.
  • I’ve have been coming to Lucas Orthodontics for almost 15 years. All three of my children have excellent smiles. The staff and Dr. Lucas are AMAZING to say the least. I highly recommend going there. Thank you so much!!!

    - Fior T.
  • Dr. Lucas is very good and his staff was very attentive and caring. They showed patience and kindness to my son. They made him feel safe and comfortable through a very uncomfortable procedure. Thank you!

    - Michelle R.

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