Dr. Michael Richards is part of a local tradition of orthodontic excellence. Born and raised in Salt Lake City, he is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia, where he received his degrees in both dentistry and orthodontics.
Dr. Richards has been in practice for more than 20 years and is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the:
- Utah Dental Association
- American Association of Orthodontists
- Salt Lake District Dental Society
- Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists
- Utah Association of Orthodontists, Past President
Dr. Richards is constantly pursuing advanced education for himself and his staff. He offers the latest orthodontic techniques and approaches, including both the revolutionary Invisalign® system and Damon™ Smile braces. He strives to provide you with advanced, state-of-the-art, comfortable, and personalized care.
Combining today’s orthodontic science and his artistic creativity, Dr. Richards is able to offer solutions to even the most challenging dental conditions. He and his staff believe that your orthodontic treatment can be a fun and rewarding experience.
Dr. Richards and his wife Becky are the proud parents of six awesome children. In his spare time, he enjoys running in marathons, cycling, tennis, skiing, boating, waterskiing, and wake boarding. Dr. Richards has visited several classrooms to teach dental and orthodontic health, and he is actively involved in his church.