About Us:

Embrace your Smile

"Embrace your Smile" Let us help you embrace your smile by providing you with the highest quality orthodontic treatment in traditional braces, Invisalign aligners and Incognito lingual braces.

The only office in Pittsburgh that is open five days a week.
Offering evening hours two nights a week.
Conveniently located across the street from Whole Foods in Wexford.
Voted "Best Orthodontists in Pittsburgh" by the readers of Pittsburgh Magazine.

Meet Our Staff


Mel is a 1991 graduate of Shaler Area High School and Beattie Technical School's Dental Assisting program. She began her dental career working as a dental assistant and joined our practice in 1992. For 22 years, she was an orthodontic assistant, and in 2013 she took on the role of Professional Relations Coordinator.

Mel's outgoing, energetic and enthusiastic personality and commitment to our practice success makes her the ideal person for this position! She is highly involved in creating and building strong relationships with our referring dentists and their staff. Mel creates the fun contests that are held in our office, and makes visits to the local schools, helping to educate the students on the importance of excellent oral health. She participates in community sponsored events, answering our neighbors' questions about orthodontic care and promoting the benefits of orthodontic treatment. She also runs the referral marketing program in the practice and coordinates our Make-A-Wish® fundraising events.

If you see Mel at a community event representing our practice, please stop by and say hello!