Trusted Orthodontist – Worcester, MA
Get to Know Dr. Sam Alkhoury
Dr. Sam Alkhoury has been practicing as an orthodontist since 1994. One of his favorite things about his job is changing people’s lives by giving them beautiful and confident smiles that they’ll love to show to friends, family and the world. His experience, gentle touch and caring nature are what his patients love most about their orthodontic office visits during treatment. Dr. Alkhoury hopes to welcome you and your family into the orthodontic office very soon, but you can start getting to know him today!
Why He Became an Orthodontist
Dr. Alkhoury’s first personal exposure to orthodontics occurred when he found out his 17-year-old sister needed braces. As she completed treatment, he got to see firsthand how her smile completely transformed for the better. He also noticed her becoming more outgoing, talkative and confident as a result of the treatment. It was a life-changing moment for him, and it motivated him to provide that same experience and care to others in the same situation as his sister. Today, he couldn’t be happier with the career path he chose.
Where He Studied Orthodontics
After first earning his dental degree from Boston University, where he also graduated with honors, he went on to complete a residency in Advanced Education in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at New York University. Over the years, he’s become a well-respected practitioner and has been recognized by the American Academy of Orthodontists for his care and dedication to providing exceptional treatment. You’ll find that he cares deeply about staying up-to-date on the latest advancements in dentistry. He’s currently active in the:
- American Academy of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Worcester District Dental Society
- Massachusetts Dental Society
- American Academy of Facial Aesthetics
What He Likes to Do Outside the Orthodontic Office
When he’s not working, Dr. Alkhoury enjoys spending time with his family, cheering on his favorite team, the Red Sox, and traveling the country.