Wayne Hickory, DMD, MDS, MS, is an experienced orthodontist at Embassy Row Orthodontics in Bethesda, Maryland. He has been an authority in the orthodontics field for over 25 years.
Dr. Hickory earned his Bachelor of Science from Trinity College and his Master in Nutritional Science from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He then attended the University of Connecticut (UConn) School of Dental Medicine, graduating with a Doctor of Dental Medicine. Afterward, Dr. Hickory furthered his training with a postdoctoral orthodontics certification and Master of Dental Science from UConn School of Dental Medicine.
As an early adopter of orthodontic technology and with a background in orthodontic research and instruction, Dr. Hickory is an expert in both traditional and modern orthodontic methods, including Invisalign® and accelerated orthodontics. His unique fusion of personalized care, leading-edge technology, and authentic, transparent patient relationships is part of what his patients enjoy so much.
Both patients and colleagues benefit from Dr. Hickory’s expertise. As a former full-time professor in the orthodontic departments of both the University of Amsterdam and the University of Maryland, Dr. Hickory regularly teaches and consults in orthodontic practices around the world. Dr. Hickory also has a special interest in teaching abroad, along with hosting orthodontists from Europe and Asia for advanced courses stateside.
Virtual Orthodontic Consultation
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"If you're looking for an experienced and friendly staff of orthodontics professionals, look no further than Dr. Wayne Hickory's office."
"Dr. Hickory is a great Doctor! He does a good job explaining everything and is concerned about doing the best job he can."
"Dr. Hickory was recommended to me by my prosthodontist as DC's premier orthodontist in Invisalign treatment."
"I couldn't be happier w/ the amazing super long lasting smile that I have ThanX to Dr. Hickory & his staff."
"Dr. Hickory has great staff, almost all of them has worked from him from 5 five to 30 years. I highly recommend Embassy row Orthodontics."
"I can't say enough good things about Dr. Hickory and his staff at Embassy Row Orthodontics! They're all very friendly, laid back, and know exactly what they're doing."