Dr. Ron Hessamfar is a leading orthodontist since 2001. At his practices, Broadlands Orthodontics & American Braces and Smile Center, Dr. Hessamfar offers patients advanced treatments for alignment, crowding, spacing and dento-facial orthopedics (jaws disharmony). These treatments include many jaw correcting appliances as well as metal braces, self-ligating braces, aesthetic options, clear and porcelain braces and Invisalign which are less noticeable when worn. Dr. Hessamfar studied his undergraduate education at the University of Maryland- College Park in 1992. He went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dental Medicine in 1996. At the Lancaster Cleft Palate Clinic, Dr. Hessamfar completed an Advanced Education in General Dentisry (AEGD) residency where he worked with a variety of patients including those with craniofacial disorders. He had held a faculty position at the Lancaster clinic and began to practice private general dentistry. In 2001, Dr. Hessamfar completed a specialty program in orthodontics and received a Master’s of Science degree in Oral Biology.