Meet Our Doctor


Dr. Wayne Hickory

Dr. Wayne Hickory has been an authority in the orthodontics field for over 25 years. 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. His unique fusion of personalized care, leading-edge technology and authentic, transparent patient relationships is part of what our patients enjoy so much. 

Teaching and consulting

Both patients and colleagues benefit from Dr. Hickory‚Äôs 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. 


  • Trinity College, (BS)
  • Boston University, School of Graduate Dentistry, Master in Nutritional Science
  • University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD.)
  • University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, three-year postdoctoral orthodontics certification
  • University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Master of Dental Science (MDS)

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Embassy Row Orthodontics
2132 R St, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Phone: 202-342-9600

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