The Georgia School of Orthodontics is proud to be featured by local and nationwide media outlets. Please click below to see some of the exciting coverage on our state-of-the-art program and clinic.
GSO resident Dr. Michael Halcomb was featured as a finalist for the 2021 AAO Ortho Innovator Award for his work developing Halcomb LLC – Simple Tooth Uprighting Device. Please join us in congratulating him on this immense accomplishment!
The following approach will help ensure better outcomes in collaborations between dental and orthodontic providers — and, by extension, when collaborating with the extended healthcare team. By Randy L. Kluender, DDS, MS On May 14, 2021
Georgia School of Orthodontics is passionate about transforming the smiles and lives of its patients. It provides exceptional orthodontic care to the entire Atlanta community, through both its affordable treatment options and its complimentary care programs.
Evaluation of adverse physiological events during Invisalign® treatment: part 1 Continuing Education | Volume 12 Number 1
Perimeter North Lifestyle Magazine | March 2021 Georgia School of Orthodontics Gift of a Smile Heroes initiative was created to recognize adult heroes of all types in the Atlanta metro communities by giving them free braces or Invisalign® treatment.
The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has launched Gift of a Smile Heroes initiative, a complimentary care program that recognizes heroes of all types in the Atlanta metro communities.
GSO seeking nominations from public to help launch new Heroes program for deserving adults Lesley Gamwell, Neighbor Posted Mon, Jan 25, 2021 at 1:45 pm ET ATLANTA (January 25, 2021) – Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) is proud to announce the launch of the School’s first complimentary care program for adults.
Marietta Daily Journal | Staff Report | November 11, 2020 Marietta resident and retired U.S. Marine Sgt. Maj. Justin Ezell is a Purple Heart and bronze star recipient who served his country during his tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.
By Kristen Pratt Machado On Oct 15, 2020 The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) in Atlanta has chosen four children to receive complimentary orthodontic care through the school’s Gift of a Smile Program.
By Ricky E. Harrell, DMD, MA, Tammy Cagle, EdD, MBA, Randy Kluender, DDS, MS, Carla Nunez, DMD, Gabriela Herrera, DMD, MS, Joe Asercion, DDS, MS, Noam Green, DMD, MS, Sergio Real, DMD, MS, Howell Lewis, DMD and John W. Stockstill, DDS, MS – On Aug 23, 2020 –
Metro Atlanta CEO, Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 Georgia School of Orthodontics has received approval to double its enrollment to enable the school to train more resident dentists in the specialty of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at its two Atlanta campuses.
Gwinnett Daily Post | Curt Yeomens | July 19, 2020 Some metro Atlanta kids will have a chance to receive complimentary orthodontic care from the Georgia School of Orthodontics this fall, the school has announced.
Georgia School of Orthodontics’ Gift of a Smile contest seeks online nominations for deserving metro kids at www.bracestoday.com/gift
Georgia School of Orthodontics Program Director Dr. Ricky Harrell collaborated with other dental industry experts to discuss the proper precautions and protocols of COVID-19 in dental practices.
Published in Decisions in Dentistry, By the editors On Mar 12, 2020 Randy Kluender, DDS, MS has assumed a full-time position at Georgia School of Orthodontics’ (GSO) Atlanta campus.
Metro Atlanta Teachers Recognized by Georgia School of Orthodontics and Greater Atlanta Community.
Students voted to nominate two Gwinnett teachers to each receive a $200 gift card from the Georgia School of Orthodontics to help pay for school supplies.
Residents’ journal review Ricky E. Harrell (Program Director), John W. Stockstill (Professor and Director of Dental Research) Dan Grauer, Associate Editor for Residents’ Journal Review ARTICLES FROM CURRENT ORTHODONTIC LITERATURE SELECTED AND REVIEWED BY: RESIDENTS, GEORGIA SCHOOL OF ORTHODONTICS, ATLANTA, GEORGIA
Georgia School of Orthodontics feature in the December 2019/January 2020 Best Self Atlanta Magazine Best of 2019 issue. GSO was voted as 2019 Best Orthodontic Practice in Atlanta. Click Here to read the December 2019/January 2020 digital issue
American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics Volume 156, Issue 4, October 2019, Pages 475-484 FelipePortoab, RickyHarrella, RolandFulchera, TheresaGonzalesc Highlights • Orthodontists believe not enough training in temporomandibular disorders (TMD) is offered during residency. • Orthodontic residencies need to improve the quality and the impact of TMD curricula. • Most orthodontists do not feel comfortable in..
Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) gives back to veterans in several ways, and hiring is just one of them. Whether it’s donating hundreds of toothbrushes and floss for holiday gift baskets to veterans and military members in need, or providing complimentary orthodontic treatment to children through its Purple Heart Smiles program, GSO makes giving back..
NEWS, Nov 06, 2019, by Pamela Miller Metro Atlanta students, their parents and friends can help their favorite teacher earn a $200 gift card for their classroom by voting in the Georgia School of Orthodontics “Books & Braces” program now through Thursday, Nov. 14, according to a press release.
Gwinnett Daily Post, Oct 5, 2019 The Georgia School of Orthodontics recently announced its advanced specialty education program in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics has received “Accreditation without Reporting Requirements” from the Commission on Dental Accreditation, also known as CODA.
Orthotown, By Dr. Richard Maness and Jessica Wynne Educators and board members at Georgia School of Orthodontics share their advice and suggestions For many orthodontists, owning their own practice was a longtime dream that was finally realized after considerable planning, effort, sacrifice and patience. The initial success is exciting and invigorating.
Orthodontic Practice US, September 23, 2019 Editor’s intro: Preventing orthodontic relapse is tricky — caused by both clinical reasons and patient non-compliance, but orthodontists have some choices on keeping their patients’ beautiful smiles intact. Dr. Ricky E. Harrell examines reasons for relapse following completion of active orthodontic treatment.
EDUCATION, Aug 30, 2019 By Arlinda Smith Broady, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Solomon Morrow is a budding comedian according to his aunt LaTresha McGowan. But a rare defect with his teeth made him too self-conscious to speak out in most social settings. All that changed about a month before school started.
Staff Report From Georgia CEO Thursday, August 8th, 2019 Now beginning its fourth year of operation, the Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has boosted the number of highly trained orthodontists in the field with its first graduating class of 18 residents from its 36-month Advanced Specialty Education Program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. The graduation ceremony was held..
Around Town, August, 2019 /Johns Creek Lifestyle Magazine/ — Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has selected four Sandy Springs and Gwinnett County-based children with complimentary orthodontic treatment through its Gift of a Smile program at its state-of-the-art Duluth and Atlanta facilities.
ATLANTA, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) is proud to announce that its resident classes of 2019 and 2020 have achieved a 100% passage rate for the American Board of Orthodontics‘ Written Examination.
About a year and a half ago, Donna White was driving her daughter to school, wondering how she and her husband were going to pay for the girl’s estimated $6,000 orthodontic care when she heard an advertisement for Georgia School of Orthodontics’ Purple Heart Smile program.
ATLANTA, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) announced that it has appointed John W. Stockstill, D.D.S., M.S. as the new Director of Research.
Four local children will soon have brighter smiles, thanks to a Gwinnett orthodontic clinic. Earlier this week, the Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) announced that it will provide four Gwinnett and Sandy Springs children with complimentary orthodontic care through its Gift of a Smile program, which is accepting nominations through May 12.
ATLANTA (April 29, 2019) – Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) announced that it will provide four Sandy Springs and Gwinnett County based children with complimentary orthodontic care through its Gift of a Smile program. GSO established the Gift of a Smile program in 2016 to celebrate the grand opening of its Atlanta clinic.
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga., USA: National, state and local members of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, veterans and Purple Heart recipients, and city officials of Sandy Springs, Ga. (a Purple Heart City) joined Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) at a ceremony on Nov. 7 at its Sandy Springs facility.
A career of compassionate care for Dr. Ricky Harrell, Program Director at Georgia School of Orthodontics What can you tell us about your background? I graduated from the University of Alabama (UAB) School of Dentistry in 1979.
18 new residents to enter three-year residency program ATLANTA, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) is pleased to welcome a new class of residents to its highly regarded 36-month Residency Program.
For the Georgia School of Orthodontics serving the greater Atlanta community, growth came fast as it opened its second facility just one year after opening its first. Starting an orthodontic school from scratch can be a daunting task.
ATLANTA, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Keeping its pledge to support Purple Heart recipients in Georgia, the Georgia School of Orthodontics, in partnership with the Georgia Dental Foundation, has awarded one its first families with free orthodontic care through its Purple Heart Smiles program.
Dr. Nandakumar Janakiraman Named Director of Research
ATLANTA, Jan. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — World-renowned researcher Nandakumar Janakiraman, B.D.S, M.D.S., MDentSC, who is currently a full-time faculty member at the Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO), has been appointed GSO’s director of research.
GWINNETT, Ga., Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In keeping with its promise to provide $100,000 in complimentary orthodontic care to deserving children in Georgia, the Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has selected three youths in Gwinnett County to receive complimentary orthodontic treatment at its newly opened Duluth facility. Currently, ten individuals are receiving complimentary treatment since the school opened in August of 2016.
– American Association of Orthodontists® The Practice Management Bulletin Vol. 35, No.6 December 2017 p.30
ATLANTA, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Deborah Borden, D.M.D., M.S., has been named clinical director of the Georgia School of Orthodontics’ (GSO) Atlanta and Gwinnett clinics.
ATLANTA, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) will introduce its second state-of-the-art clinic with a grand opening Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m., at 3700 Crestwood Parkway NW, Suite 180, in Duluth.
ATLANTA, Nov. 1, 2017, /PRNewswire/ –Continuing their commitment to excellence in high-quality patient-centered care and service to the community, Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has proudly partnered with the Georgia Dental Foundation to provide complimentary orthodontic care to children of Purple Heart recipients through the Purple Heart Smiles program. The Purple Heart Smiles program serves…
With the addition of six new faculty members, Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) advances its commitment to offer an advanced specialty education program in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics while providing quality orthodontic care to patients. The school operates two clinics located in metro-Atlanta.
Nandakumar Janakiraman, B.D.S, M.D.S., MDentSc has been named associate professor with the Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO), which consists of two campus locations in metro Atlanta. “Dr. Janakiraman is a world-renowned researcher and proven leader,” said Ricky Harrell, D.M.D., M.A., Program Director of the Georgia School of Orthodontics.
The Georgia School of Orthodontics will provide complimentary orthodontic care to three Gwinnett kids. The school announced the names of the three recipients during the groundbreaking for its second campus in Duluth last week.
The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) has started construction of a 9,000 square foot office in Gwinnett County, which will double its orthodontic service capacity for metro Atlanta residents. This new location is the second of several Georgia School of Orthodontics that are planned to open in underserved areas throughout the metro Atlanta area.
An orthodontics school and clinic will break ground in Duluth this month. “The Georgia School of Orthodontics will be a great addition to the Gwinnett community,” said Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners Chairman Charlotte Nash.
ATLANTA, Jan. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — After a nationwide search that spanned several months, The Georgia School of Orthodontics’ Board of Directors have selected Ricky E. Harrell D.M.D., M.A., and Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics as the new program director.
Dr. Melvin Polk Named Interim Program Director – Atlanta – December 6, 2016 Today The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) Chairman of the Board, Randy Kluender, D.D.S., M.S. announced Dr. Melvin Polk, who is currently a full-time faculty member at the school, has been appointed interim program director.
The Georgia School of Orthodontics was featured in the Atlanta Business Chronicle . ATLANTA, Sept. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — At its August 2016 meeting, the Commission on Dental Accreditation (“CODA”) granted Initial Accreditation to the Georgia School of Orthodontics (“GSO”), a new program in orthodontic education that aims to improve both orthodontic education opportunities in the state as..
– Metro Atlanta Black In response to an increased demand for orthodontic dentists within the state of Georgia, a new orthodontic residency program will be opening its doors in 2016. The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) is based in Atlanta and will start accepting patients in April.
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– Dentist Money Digest, December 28, 2016 A new orthodontic residency program opening next year says it will offer an “innovative approach” to clinical learning.
– Rockdale Citizen The Georgia School of Orthodontics recently announced that Conyers resident Eli Apted was one of three recipients of complimentary orthodontic care at GSO’s grand opening.
– PR Newswire The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) announced Thursday the recipients of complimentary orthodontic care at GSO’s grand opening and ribbon cutting event. “We reviewed hundreds of nomination entries and after thoughtful deliberation, chose three children who truly inspired us and whose stories touched our hearts.
– Yahoo News The Georgia School of Orthodontics will celebrate its grand opening with an event announcing the first three deserving recipients of the $100,000 in complimentary orthodontic care it has pledged to provide to the Atlanta community over the next three years. The event will also include demonstrations of its new CS 3600 intraoral..
– Atlanta Journal-Constitution The Georgia School of Orthodontics is excited to celebrate the grand opening and ribbon cutting of its state-of-the-art facility.
– Mommy Talk Show As if feeding, clothing and educating a child isn’t expensive enough there comes a time when your dentist will refer you to an orthodontist for braces.
– CBS46 To commemorate its grand opening in May, the Georgia School of Orthodontics announced today plans to provide $100,000 worth of complimentary orthodontic care at its newly constructed Atlanta Clinic.
– Yahoo News To commemorate its grand opening in May, the Georgia School of Orthodontics announced today plans to provide $100,000 worth of complimentary orthodontic care at its newly constructed Atlanta Clinic.
– Orthodontic Products A new orthodontic residency program will open in Atlanta in 2016. The Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO) will be a 3-year residency program open to dentists across the country.