Dr. Katherine Bednar, DMD

Dr. Katherine Bednar, DMD

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 35
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Dr. Katherine Bednar, DMD is an orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics practitioner in Marblehead, MA and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from Boston University / Goldman School Of Dental Medicine in 2012 and practices orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read her story

165 Pleasant St

Marblehead, MA 01945

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  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Bednar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bednar "A Magna Cum Laude graduate of Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (BUGSDM), Dr. Bednar has recently completed her Orthodontic training at her alma mater, specializing in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. A board eligible orthodontist, her orthodontic training included both conventional and Invisalign certifications. Her master's thesis research "Palatal and Alveolar Tissue Deficiency in Infants with Complete Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate" has been submitted for publication in The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. Born and raised in Marblehead, Ma, Dr. Bednar graduated from Marblehead High School and Providence College. Post graduation she set sail for more tropical waters working on charter yachts in the Caribbean. Sailing, snorkeling and scuba diving became her daily routine. And as they say, "the rest is history." Over her dental career she has worked extensively with patients with special needs as well as those in underserved communities. Her international work in Guatemala with Dentistry For All and national work with Special Olympics Special Smiles has taught her invaluable lessons in the world of oral health. With numerous awards including Massachusetts Dental Society "Ten Under 10: Highlighting Our Profession" For Significant Contributions to the Dental Profession and Community, BUGSDM "Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in Patient and Practice Management," BUGSDM "Richard Forcucci Alumni Award," BUGSDM"Contribution to Global Health through International Volunteer Service Award," Senator Thomas M. McGee, Massachusetts Senator "Recognition of Outstanding Efforts" and speaking engagements such as Special Olympics USA National Games, Omaha, NE "Health Symposium Improving Health for People with Intellectual Disability—Policy, Practice and Possibility, University of Nebraska" it's no wonder that Dr. Katy Bednar has a tremendous gift for working with patients from a myriad of backgrounds."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bednar "Compared to traditional orthodontic techniques, Bidimensional orthodontics creates more predictable tooth movements, reduced chair time and excellent esthetic and functional results. Over the last 20 years, Dr. Bednar has privately practiced and taught the Bidimensional technique at Boston University. Come visit us today for your FREE CONSULT!"

1  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

16  Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Overjet
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Loss
  • Underbite

18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Providence College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Boston University / Goldman School Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Boston University / Goldman School Of Dental Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bednar's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bednar to family and friends
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Dr. Bednar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Really good with children!
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