Seasoned orthodontist Dr. Bruce Goldstein has worked in Scottsdale, Arizona, since completing his education in 1984. Currently, he owns the dual-specialty practice known as Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, where he employs a team of specialists to balance a pediatric practice as well as an extensive orthodontic office. Dr. Goldstein has earned board certification in orthodontics and places a high priority on exceptional care and state-of-the-art technology with all of his patients. Since April 2008, he has also served as an Adjunct Instructor for a postgraduate orthodontic program in Mesa, Arizona.
In addition to treating patients and instructing graduate students, Dr. Bruce Goldstein speaks and teaches nationally about SureSmile, a recent innovation in orthodontic technology. With SureSmile, orthodontists use advanced three-dimensional imaging techniques to help them visualize how teeth will move during orthodontic treatment. This careful visual planning allows doctors to reduce the time treatment takes by making very precise moves with each tooth and wire. Dr. Bruce Goldstein regularly presents the technology to orthodontists and other professionals, highlighting the benefits for both patients and doctors.
Dr. Goldstein attended the University of Maryland, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Dentistry and received several academic honors. After graduating in 1978, he enrolled at The University at Buffalo, where he completed his DDS in 1982. During his time as a dental student, he served as President of the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity on campus. Dr. Goldstein completed his dental education with a Master of Science in Orthodontics in 1984.
Dr. Bruce Goldstein remains an active member of the orthodontic community and belongs to a number of organizations, including the American Board of Orthodontists, the Arizona State Dental Association, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics, and the American Association of Orthodontics.