The King Orthodontics Team
At King Orthodontics we take pride in having a pleasant, professional, and highly trained team. From the moment you enter our office, you will notice that the doctors and our team will do everything possible to make your visit comfortable.
Our Orthodontic Technicians are among the highest trained in the area. They are well versed in cutting edge technologies for both children and adults, including Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen®.
Denise joined King Orthodontics in 2000 as an orthodontic technician. Over the years she has developed a wealth of knowledge in the orthodontic field. As a long-standing member of the team, she also has insight into the day-to-day operations of the clinical department. That insight lead to her becoming the Clinical Coordinator of our practice in 2017. Denise takes great pride in keeping the clinicrunning smoothly and transforming the smiles of our patients from one generation to the next. When not working at the office, she enjoys spending time with Tim and their families.
Brea has been part of the King Orthodontics team since 2008. As a member of our clinical team, she applies her vast skills to patients in our Pittsburgh and Bridgeville locations. Brea has a great sense of humor, and she loves to make her patients laugh while chairside. Brea lives in Lower Burrell, PA with her husband, Josh, two children, Payton and Bryson, and her two stepchildren, Andrew and Alivia. She enjoys spending time with her dog, Alfredo, as well as enjoying time with friends and family.
Joined our practice after graduating from Stanford Brown Institute in 2013. As Laboratory Technician, she most notably manufactures our in-house clear retainers and repairs and/or adjusts the many other appliances we use. Cassie’s extensive experience and attention to detail enable her to produce appliances of the highest quality for our patients. In addition to being an avid runner, Cassie enjoys spending time camping and fishing with her husband, two sons, and dog.
Pittsburgh native, Lauren, graduated from Bradford School as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. After working several years in general dentistry, she decided to make the change to the orthodontic specialty. Since joining our practice in 2015 as an Orthodontic Technician, Lauren has continued to share her exceptional clinical skills and energetic chairside demeanor with our patients.When not at work, Lauren enjoys spending time with her children and two chihuahua’s.
Mary grew up in rural Illinois and moved to Pittsburgh in 2014. After a successful career in business. She chose to change course and joined our practice as an Orthodontic Technician in 2017. Mary continues to grow as a valuable member of our clinical team and enjoys getting to know our patients and their families.In her free time, Mary enjoys spending time with her fiancé and exploring local parks.
Meredith grew up in Jacksonville Beach, FL and attended Santa Fe College in Gainesville, FL. She moved to Pittsburgh in 2013. Before joining our practice in 2016, Meredith worked as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in a general dentistry practice. She is very excited to bring those skills to the orthodontic community. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her son and being on the water.
Originally from the Poconos, Rita moved to Pittsburgh in 2014 with her then fiancé, and now husband, Greg. She Joined the team at King Orthodontics that same year. Prior to moving, she attended Harrisburg Community College. Rita graduated in 2012 as a Dental Assistant. Having had braces herself, she has always been interested in orthodontics and was excited about the opportunity with our practice. Rita enjoys helping people achieve a beautiful, confident smile. In her free time, Rita enjoys being outdoors, hiking and camping with Greg and their dog, Wally.
Our Administrative Team will welcome you like a member of the family – every time. They will also do their best to schedule appointments that work with you busy schedule.
As Practice Director, Anita wears many hats. She not only oversees the day-to-day needs of both patients and our team, but also is continuously looking for new ways to reach potential patients. She brings a great amount of experience to the King Orthodontics team. Previously, she has worked in the marketing divisions at prestigious performing arts organizations including New York City Ballet, Pittsburgh Symphony and Pittsburgh Broadway Series. Anita also happens to be the wife ofDr. Bryan King and mother to their sons, Garrett & Declan. She is tremendously proud to be part of this family business.When not in the office, Anita may be working from home, traveling, or volunteering at their sons’ school.
Elaine has been with King Orthodontics since our Pittsburgh location opened in 2009. Over the years, Elaine has had many roles. As Office Manager for our satellite locations, she has most recently worked on the opening of our location in Bridgeville. Elaine’s favorite part of being at King Orthodontics is spending time with the patients and seeing their new smile and improved confidence at the end of treatment. Elaine resides in the South Hills, and in her free time she enjoys reading and listening to music. She also loves spending time with friends and family after her busy day at King Orthodontics.
Traci joined the King Orthodontics team in April 2017. She came up to us with extensive experience from Allegheny Health Network. As Financial Coordinator, Traci enjoys working with our patients to help them determine the best option, financially, to obtain beautiful smiles. At home, Traci enjoys spending time with her three sons and beautiful granddaughter.
Before joining our practice in 2017, Gretchen, and her four children, were patients at King Orthodontics. As Administrative Coordinator at our Wexford location, she will often be at the front desk or helping out our Treatment Coordinators and Practice Director with various tasks. Her positive attitude and calm demeanor make her a welcome addition to our team. In her spare time, she enjoys practicing and teaching yoga, as well as, spending time with her family and friends.
When you come to our Wexford location for your initial consultation you will most likely meet with our Treatment Coordinator, Heather. Heather joined our practice in 2008 as a Patient Coordinator and since then, she has spent time in several administrative positions. As a Treatment Coordinator, Heather prides herself in following the patient’s experience from the initial discussion of treatment options and payments through their post consultation and into their retention. At home, Heather enjoys spending time with her husband, Dave and her daughter, Mackenzie.