Our Hours

Mon./Wed. 10:00am - 6:30pm Tues./Thurs. 8:30am - 4:00pm Saturday: 8:30am - 1:00pm
718.278.0358

Serving Astoria

Our Practice

About Our Practice

The new offices at Astoria Family Orthodontics represent a fresh, contemporary approach in dental facilities. Our patients relax in our treatment area with floor to ceiling windows and offer Nintendo DS game systems chairside. Our friendly, well-trained staff cultivates a relaxed atmosphere ensuring your comfort at all times.

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Our Philosophy

Dr. Robert J. Lopatkin and staff welcome you and your family to Astoria Family Orthodontics! We hope you will enjoy getting to know our wonderful staff and familiarizing yourself with the excellent work that we do. Our office has a strong reputation for providing the highest quality orthodontic treatment in the Queens area. Through a close association with your family dentist, we strive to improve your oral health and appearance. We believe that both children and adults can enhance their lives by achieving a beautiful and lasting smile.

Our website provides you with an overview of our orthodontic practice and the field of orthodontics. As you navigate our site, you will find information about our services, insurance policies, and appointment scheduling procedures. Please browse our site at your convenience and feel free to contact us with any qestions. You can also request that one of our receptionists call you to set up an appointment by clicking here.

The goal of our orthodontic team is efficiently deliver the most beautiful, healthy smiles possible in a professional, yet relaxed and caring environment. Astoria Family Orthodontics is state-of-the-art while offering a fun, family-oreinted atmosphere. Our treatment philosophy centers on delivering the best possible care in the most proficient manner. We provide treatment that is backed by solid, scientific research in order to achieve the highest outcomes. It is very important to us that you feel comfortable with the treatment plan developed and encourage you to ask questions if you have any.

What Makes Astoria Family Orthodontics Different?

  • Dr. Lopatkin and Dr. Varriale are orthodontic specialists: They are Board Certified Orthodontists by the American Board of Orthodontics; this national certification is determined by a vigorous examination process and is the highest recognition in the field of Orthodontics.
  • Trusted Experience: We are proud of the healthy and beautiful smiles we have created since 1987
  • We offer FREE initial exam appointments! See if orthodontics is right for you!
  • We offer high quality treatments that are affordable
  • We offer convenient and affordable payment plans
  • Personal attention and open communication from every member of our team
  • We offer many options like Invisalign & Invisalign Teen; which is similar to the price of braces and require fewer visits!
  • We keep excellent communication with your primary dental provider or specialist to ensure overall dental health
  • Treatment fees with no hidden charges! Our fee quotes cover all appointments, appliances, in-office procedures, emergency visits, and retainers.
  • We offer multiple family discounts!
  • For your convenience, we are open Wednesday evening and two Saturdays a month
  • Our office is conveniently located in Astoria, with all public transportation nearby.
  • Astoria Family Orthodontics has been designed with you, our patients, in mind to provide the highest quality of care. Our patients sit in our large and spacious waiting room, and our treatment area is open-spaced with floor to ceiling windows.
  • Appointment reminders: our automated system calls you the day before your appointment. You can confirm or cancel your appointment right on the phone!
  • We have gaming systems at every station for our younger patients to enjoy!
  • We follow the guidelines for sterilization and patient safety mandated by the CDC, OSHA and the State of New York. We use disposable tools and materials whenever feasible and what tools must be re-used are always thoroughly cleaned and sterilized in between each patient.
  • Our new state-of-the-art digital imaging devices deliver the absolute minimum amount of radiation possible with today’s technology. These images can be viewed immediately on our computer monitors throughout the office.
  • You can surf the web on your personal electronic devices via our Wifi Hotspot or have a beverage at our coffee bar
  • The “ Wooden Nickel Contest”: Dr. Lopatkin has a great program that helps to promote good oral hygiene and cooperation with our patients. Patients can collect wooden nickels and trade it in for great prizes!
  • Dr. Lopatkin and Staff constantly attend continuing education and seminars
Dental Associations

Why Choose Us

  • Board Certified Orthodontists
  • Free Initial Exam Appointments
  • High Quality, Affordable Treatment
  • Creating Beautiful Smiles for Over 25 Years
  • Convenient Payment Plans
  • Treatment Fees with No Hidden Charges
  • Convenient Hours
  • Family Discounts
  • State-of-the-Art Equipment & Care
  • Gaming Systems
  • Conveniently Located Near N & Q Trains
Invisalign Elite Provider 2014