Orthodontic Innovators

The doctors of Goodman Orthodontics combine advanced technology with personalized care to craft precision smiles for adults, teens and children.

About Dr. Goodman

Dr. Adam Goodman’s path to orthodontics was driven by a blend of natural inclination and serendipitous discovery. Initially drawn to dentistry to fulfill childhood aspirations, he soon found his true calling in orthodontics. This pursuit was fueled by his inherent talents in mechanical drawing and puzzle solving, which he found perfectly aligned with the meticulous nature of orthodontic work. For Dr. Goodman, orthodontics is not just cosmetic artistry; it’s a precise science of angles and spatial relationships that resonates with his childhood passions.

Since completing his orthodontic residency, Dr. Goodman has cultivated a practice philosophy that centers around patient involvement in treatment. His early adoption of Invisalign in 1999, and subsequent role as a faculty member, underscores his commitment to innovative orthodontic solutions. Dr. Goodman’s expertise isn’t limited to Invisalign; he’s equally adept in traditional braces, employing advanced systems like SureSmile for enhanced efficiency and precision. His approach is characterized by a balanced understanding of Invisalign’s strengths and limitations, ensuring patients receive the most suitable treatment for their unique cases.

Dr. Goodman’s educational journey, beginning at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, laid the foundation for his orthodontic expertise. His ongoing dedication to learning and teaching others, especially in the realm of Invisalign, positions him as a respected voice in orthodontics.

Outside the office, Dr. Goodman treasures time with his family, indulging in shared activities and quiet moments of reading. His love for books is as profound as his passion for orthodontics, with a penchant for consuming a diverse range of literature. Dr. Goodman is also an urban landscape photographer. You can see his works displayed around the office in both Manhattan and Riverdale. 

As a trusted orthodontist in Manhattan and the Riverdale, Dr. Goodman invites you to begin your journey towards a radiant smile. Whether it’s with Invisalign or traditional braces, the goal at Goodman Orthodontics is to ensure you love your new smile.

About Dr. Popper

Portrait of Dr. Daniel Popper, orthodontist - Goodman Orthodontics

Dr. Daniel Popper, a Florida native, has a rich academic background from the University of Florida, where he not only achieved his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree but also excelled in Health Education and Behavior. His academic prowess earned him membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon, recognizing his status among the country’s highest achieving dental students. His roles as a University Ambassador and community clinic director, along with participation in global dental missions, highlight his dedication to community service and global health.

Described as an “obsessed with teeth” professional, Dr. Popper views orthodontics as the perfect amalgamation of art, medicine, and engineering. His approach to orthodontics is one that marries meticulous technique with a creative touch, offering personalized and effective smile transformations. Dr. Popper’s engaging and warm demeanor is a cornerstone of his practice philosophy, focusing on building trust and rapport with each patient.

Away from the clinic, Dr. Popper is an avid fitness enthusiast and enjoys exploring the city’s culinary scene. He cherishes his weekends spent in the gym or discovering new restaurants with friends, and is always open to new dining recommendations.

Dr. Popper’s unique blend of technical expertise, artistic vision, and genuine patient engagement makes him a standout in the field of orthodontics. His commitment to excellence in smile design is evident in every patient interaction.

About Dr. Schnebel

Dr. Bradley Schnebel, born and raised in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, brings a diverse set of skills and perspectives to the  orthodontic field, having extensive experience in both private practice and academia. He is also proud to be among the select group of orthodontic specialists who have been board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics.

Dr. Schnebel began working with Dr. Goodman in Riverdale on a part-time basis in 2011 and they have maintained a close professional relationship for many years. Dr. Schnebel also spent six years practicing in Harrison, New York, where he started, grew and developed a successful orthodontic practice and was awarded topDentistsTM status in Westchester County by his peers multiple times.

Dr. Schnebel completed his undergraduate studies at Cornell University, where he graduated Cum Laude, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology with a concentration in Neurobiology and Behavior. He obtained his DMD at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, graduating with honors as a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.

Dr. Schnebel completed his postgraduate orthodontic training at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine and his graduate thesis earned publication in the Journal of Orthodontics. Dr. Schnebel was invited to remain in an academic position at Montefiore, where he served as a clinical attending physician in their residency program for several years. Dr. Schnebel currently serves as an orthodontic clinical attending at BronxCare Health System and is a member of the teaching faculty in their orthodontic residency program.

Dr. Schnebel is committed to delivering the highest quality care to his patients and is thrilled to be able to do so in his hometown community. He regularly attends local and national conferences, seminars and continuing education courses to stay up to date on the latest developments in the field.

Away from the office, Dr. Schnebel is an avid sports fan who also enjoys golfing, playing guitar, traveling, good food, live music, and spending time with his family.

Dr. Bradley Schnebel, orthodontist - Goodman Orthodontics