Meet Dr. Scavo

Dr. Richard Scavo

Dr. Scavo has consistently maintained an Impeccable Standard of Quality In the Orthodontic Profession throughout his career. It is the Orthodontists place, with the aide of qualified assistants, to see and personally care. For each patient on each visit.  Dr. Scavo is a native “Michigander” and cares deeply about our state and communities. He has always been generous to donate both his time and funding for various school athletic programs and many other charitable organizations throughout the span of his career.

Dentistry, Orthodontia specifically, is and always has been, Dr. Scavo’s full-time Professional Career and area of expertise. He received all of his college Degrees from the University of Michigan. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Histochemistry in 1974, a D.D.S. degree from U. of M. Dental School in 1978 and a Master of Science degree in Orthodontics in 1980.

Since graduation, Dr. Scavo has taken many post-doctoral courses and is a leader in the field of Functional Orthopedics and TMJ Diagnostics and Treatment. He has also been called upon to be featured as a guest speaker on radio and has taught courses on head and neck anatomy and biochemistry to dental hygiene students.

Dr. Scavo is a Member of:

  • The American Association of Functional Orthodopedics
  • The American Association of Orthodontics
  • The Michigan Association of Orthodontics
  • The Great Lakes Society of Orthodontists