Bruce J. Podhouser, DMD, an Orthodontist with Orthodontic Associates

Get to know Orthodontist Dr. Bruce J. Podhouser, who serves patients in Scarborough, Maine. 

Esteemed orthodontist Dr. Podhouser is currently serving Scarborough and the surrounding communities. He is affiliated with Orthodontic Associates – a practice committed to offering the finest quality orthodontic treatment by hiring and training the most qualified team; by staying current with changing trends through on-going professional development; and by updating in-office technology to offer the most innovative forms of treatment and care. 

Dr. Podhouser earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Tufts Dental School. He also completed a dental residency at the same school. He went on to an orthodontic residency at Montefiore Albert Einstein Medical Center. 

Additionally, Dr. Podhouser is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, an esteemed position awarded after presenting cases to a panel and passing a rigorous series of exams. He is highly involved in the dental community at the local and national level, including volunteering with the Maine Medical Center Cleft Palate Team and a member of the American Association of Orthodontists; New England Orthodontic Study Club; Maine Orthodontic Association, and Greater Portland Dental Society. 

Orthodontics is a specialty of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, prevention and correction of malpositioned teeth and jaws. As an orthodontist, Dr. Podhouser must recognize various characteristics of malocclusion or dentofacial deformity, define the nature of the problem, including the etiology if possible, and design a treatment strategy based on the specific needs and desires of the patient. 

With over 25 years of experience in the field, Dr. Podhouser has treated thousands of patients. He opened his private practice, Orthodontic Associates, in 1992 and it’s satellite office in 1996. 

Learn More about Dr. Bruce J. Podhouser: 

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