About Your Walnut Grove Orthodontist
Whether you are an adult or teenager that needs braces, or are looking for something less noticeable such as Invisalign, our team can help you with your treatment. The team and our Certified Orthodontic Specialist Dr. Richard Standerwick are ready to work with you. Your Langley orthodontist can help you find the best solution to achieve your goals.
Finding us is pretty convenient as well, given that we are located just off Hwy 1. You can find us located in The Village at Thunderbird Centre.
We are proud to offer modern technology to make your appointment as comfortable and efficient as it can be.
Meet Your Langley Orthodontist
Our whole team which includes our Orthodontic Specialist and certified dental assistants is dedicated to making sure you are comfortable throughout your orthodontic treatment. Whether you are on the the chair, or you are consulting with us about the decisions you make, we want you to feel comfortable with the treatment.
Your Langley orthodontist is here to provide a comfortable and convenient service. We are here to support you through your orthodontic treatment every step of the way.
Dr. Richard Standerwick
Dr. Richard G. Standerwick is Certified Specialist in Orthodontics. He is a native of Vancouver and graduated high school from Burnaby Central Senior Secondary (1989). In his free time, Dr. Standerwick enjoys hockey, soccer, fishing, woodworking and spending time with his 3 children and family. He enjoys working to have a positive impact on his community.
Dr. Standerwick received a BSc. in Microbiology from the University of British Columbia (1993) and completed his dental school education at Northwestern University (Chicago, IL). After dental school Dr. Standerwick returned home to Vancouver where he associated with Dr. R. W. Standerwick and then Surrey, BC to practice general dentistry from 1997-2005.
Dr. Standerwick received his Certificate of Orthodontics and Master of Science in Dentistry in 2007. During his orthodontic residency, Dr. Standerwick developed a new method of cephalometric superimposition for growth and treatment analysis, and a new craniofacial growth model!
- A former associate Clinical Professor for the UBC graduate orthodontics program, where he worked as a clinical instructor and lectured in Biomechanics
- Fellow of the College of Dental Surgeons of BC
- Fellow of the Royal College of Dentist of Canada
- Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics
- Member of the editorial review board for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
- Has reviewed for the journals Clinical Anatomy , Head and Face Medicine , the International Journal of Stomatology and Occlusion Medicine , and Journal of Orthodontic Science.
- Dr. Standerwick has also published several published papers, published in journals including the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and the Journal of Orthodontics
Dr. Standerwick is especially interested in research, growth and development, temporary anchorage devices (TADS), temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dynamics, genetics and lingual braces.
Membership in Professional Associations
Dr. Richard G. Standerwick is a member of a number of associations including the:
- Canadian Association of Orthodontists
- American Association of Orthodontists
- BC Dental Association
- Canadian Dental Association
- Indiana University Orthodontic Alumni Association
- Fellow of Royal College of Dentist of Canada
Dr. Standerwick is a Platinum Invisalign® Provider.
Dr. Standerwick's Publications
A possible etiology for the dilaceration and flexion of permanent tooth roots relative to bone remodeling gradients in alveolar bone.
Dental Hypotheses 2014 Vol 5 Issue 1
Orthodontic treatment considerations for a patient with erythropoietic protoporphyria.
Standerwick RG, Yen EHK, Pliska B
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013 Vol 144(6); pp.899-908
The aponeurotic tension model of craniofacial growth in man.
Standerwick RG, Roberts WE
The Open Dentistry Journal. 2009 Vol 3; pp.100-113.
Comparison of the Bolton Standards to longitudinal cephalograms superimposed on the occipital condyle (I-point).
Standerwick RG, Roberts WE, Hartsfield JK, Babler WJ, Katona TR.
Journal of Orthodontics. March 2009 (36): 23-35.
Cephalometric Superimposition on the Occipital Condyles as a Longitudinal Growth Assessment Reference: I-Point and I-Curve.
Standerwick R, Roberts E, Hartsfield J Jr, Babler W, Kanomi R.
The Anatomical Record: Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary Biology. 2008 Volume 291 Issue 12, Pages 1603 – 1610
Not all Class II patients alike
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 2009; 136:143
Re: change of incisor inclination effects on points A and B. Angle Orthod. 2009:79(May); 462-7. Rasha Al-Abdwani, David R.Moles, Joseph Harold Noar.
Angle Orthodontist. 2009 Mar;79(2):i.
Dent Today. 2001 Nov;20(11):6. No abstract available.
Dr. Standerwick is a member of the editorial review board for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthodopedics (2008 to present) and has reviewed for the journals Head and Face Medicine, Clinical Anatomy and the International Journal of Stomotology and Occlusion Medicine.
Your Langley Orthodontist is Conveniently Located
Your Langley orthodontist is conveniently located right in the heart of Walnut Grove, and just off of Hwy 1, making us easily accessible for anyone in Langley or the surrounding area.
The views from our chairs are pretty spectacular as well!
We offer modern procedures and equipment to make your treatment fast and effective! We also provide plenty of options for braces, such as Invisalign, and Damon brackets to make sure you get the most modern choices.
Want to see what your smile will look like after orthodontic treatment? Our smile simulation technology allows us to do so!
Come in and see what a difference the newest advances in orthodontic treatment have to offer you.