Professional Family Environment

At Tuckahoe Family Orthodontics, we pride our selves in maintaining a professional environment that is still fun and comfortable for everyone.

Always Improving

We are constantly striving to be the best we can. We value our patients’ opinions and seek feedback, which we use to continually improve our patients’ experience.


Dr. Polan believes in staying current with technological advances and he uses his knowledge of new and improved methods to pro-vide the best options and the highest level of care to his patients.

Some examples of technology offered in the office include Invisalign, Propel, temporary anchorage devices, lingual braces, and self-ligating braces

Ivy league trained orthodontists

Orthodontic treatment requires teamwork, and Dr. Polan is happy to be surrounded by the best teammates. In addition to his patients and staff, he has the benefit of a valuable working relationship with Dr. Catherine Woo of Riverdale Family Orthodontics. Together, the two orthodontists have a combined five Ivy League degrees between them. Dr. Woo shares Dr. Polan’s patient-first philosophy, and dedication to providing the very best in orthodontic treatment options. Working together, the doctors ensure patients in the area have access to exceptional, compassionate and lasting orthodontic treatment.

Affordable treatment

We believe everyone deserves a great healthy smile, so we strive to make orthodontic treatment accessible and manageable in your budget.

We offer complimentary initial exams, interest free in-house financing, and customized payment plans to fit your family’s budget.

We accept most major PPO plans, and our team will research your benefits, manage your insurance claims, and answer any questions that you may have

Evening and weekend hours

We know you and your family have important things to do other than visiting the orthodontist, so we offer extended hours to help you and your family see us without getting in the way of the rest of your life!