dr-standerwickDr. Richard G. Standerwick, Certified Specialist in Orthodontics, is a native of Vancouver, graduated high school at Burnaby Central Senior Secondary (1989) and received a BSc. in Microbiology from the University of British Columbia (1993). He completed his dental school education at Northwestern University (Chicago, IL) and returned to Vancouver (associated with Dr. R. W. Standerwick) and then Surrey, BC to practice dentistry (1997-2005). During this time Dr. Standerwick was married to Julie Klassen and they began a family.

Dr. Standerwick received his Certificate of Orthodontics and Master of Science in Dentistry from(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.

The Standerwicks live in Langley and hope to impact their community in a positive way.

Dr. Standerwick has the following distinctions:

Dr. Standerwick’s interests are with research, growth and development, temporary anchorage devices (TADS), temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dynamics, genetics and lingual braces.  See Publications.

Dr. Standerwick enjoys hockey, soccer, fishing, woodworking and his family.

Dr. 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
  • American Dental Association
  • Indiana University Orthodontic Alumni Association
  • American Association of Orthodontists Foundation Vanguard Society
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