The Incrementalist

Every step of the way, incoming AAO President Robert Varner, DMD, has left things a little better than he found them

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Riding for a Reason

For Dennis P. Ross, DDS, MS, a generous spirit and rigorous work ethic make him capable of anything, from raising $100,000 to pursuing the world record for fastest time cycling across the United States.


The Innovator

With a penchant for constant evolution, and a passion for providing top-notch care, Jason M. Hartman, DMD, MS, is someone to learn from


Saving Smiles

Leon Klempner, DDS, has gone around the world and back to help the “hopeless” cases


An Artist’s Eye

Like a true artist, Clarke Stevens, DDS, MS, strives to create a lasting and unique work of art with every patient’s smile.


Destined to Practice

With a broom in hand and a canine companion at his side, James E. Paschal, Jr, DMD, MS, has cleared his own path to orthodontics


The Right Fit

Just like the smiles he works to create every day, Will A. Andrews, DDS, discovered that a fulfilling career as an orthodontist means having all the right pieces fit


A Different View

Gayle Glenn, DDS, MSD, who is the first female president in the 113-year history of the AAO, has made patient comfort a cornerstone of her Dallas pediatric-focused practice.