Wayne Hickory, DMD, MDS, OrthodontistOrthodontist

    Dr. Wayne Hickory

    Dr. Wayne Hickory has been an authority in the orthodontics field for over 25 years.

    Dr. Hickory believes in highly personalized fusion of care, leading-edge technology, and having authentic, transparent patient relationships. He loves to create beautiful, straight, healthy smiles that patients can’t wait to rave about to their friends and family. As an early adopter of many innovative technologies used throughout the industry today, and with a background in orthodontic research and instruction, Dr. Hickory is an expert in both traditional and modern orthodontic methods.


    • Trinity College: (BS)
    • Boston University, School of Graduate Dentistry: Master’s Degree 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’s of Dental Science (MDS)

    Teaching & Consulting

    Both patients and colleagues pursue Dr. Hickory’s expertise. As a former full-time professor at the Orthodontic Departments of both the University of Amsterdam and the University of Maryland, Dr. Hickory regularly consults in orthodontic practices. He also teaches courses to dentists and orthodontists throughout the world. Dr. Hickory also has a special interest in teaching abroad along with hosting orthodontists from Europe and Asia for advanced courses stateside.