At Orthodontics by Bradford, we believe everyone deserves the confidence, joy, and quality of life that come with a healthy, beautiful smile. We believe every face is unique and that our job is to enhance whatever makes you special by making it the best it can be. We think a smile can literally change a life – and we’ve had the privilege of helping that happen over and over again. In fact, people have come to our practice from all over to get a life-changing experience in orthodontics.
Orthodontist Dr. Stephen Bradford is one of the countries most respected orthodontists. He and the team at Orthodontics by Bradford have been changing lives by creating exceptional smiles in Palm Beach Gardens, Palm City, Lake Worth and the areas surrounding Palm Beach County for over two generations – and we’re just getting warmed up.
You can feel the energy when you visit the office. If you’re already a member of our family of patients you know that. If we haven’t had the honor of meeting you yet, you can schedule a complimentary consultation any time you like.
Dr. Bradford has an impeccable reputation in our community, he treats many of our local dentist’s families and he supports many local schools and sports teams. Not only is he an expert with the simplest of orthodontic cases but he is sought after in our community for the most complex orthodontic cases.
Education & Family
Dr. Bradford received his undergraduate degree and was a Phi Beta Kappa, cum laude graduate from The University of Alabama in 1985. He then attended The University of Alabama School of Dentistry where he attained his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) and was an honor graduate in 1989.
To complete his education, he obtained his Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics from Louisiana State University in 1991. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Bradford participates in continuing education year-round and he is able to stay current with the latest technology and orthodontic treatments.
Dr. Bradford is a Board-Certified Orthodontist.
One of his greatest honors was receiving the Dale B. Wade Award from the American Board of Orthodontics for clinical excellence.
He is a member of multiple professional orthodontic associations throughout the country, including, The American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists and Florida Association of Orthodontists. He also serves as a Key Opinion Leader for several orthodontic companies and advises them regularly. Dr. Bradford and his team have been awarded Palm Beach Illustrated’s “Top Orthodontist”.
Dr. Bradford has many professional connections worldwide to collaborate with top orthodontists and other professionals.
He and his wife of 35 years, Lei Ann, have three children – Calli, Lindy and Colby. They also are parents to a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Sylvie.