Trevor Recommends…

Why does future patient Trevor recommend Marc Allen Orthodontics? Experience and proof and, of course, the best hair products.

And fun facts you may not ever find out any other way…

  • Finishes all patients with permanent retainers & full occlusal adjustments
  • Loves treating children AND Adults
  • Dedicated Dad of 2 girls and husband to a wonderful wife!
  • Relates with “why me” growing up in Gastonia, Raleigh, Hickory, Lancaster, Kershaw, Spartanburg
  • 8 years UNC-Chapel Hill with emphasis in Psychology, Magna Cum Laude
  • Letters of recommendation into orthodontics from Dr. William Proffit, the “Godfather” of Orthodontics, Dr. Gunvor Semb, Department Chair of Orthodontics, Oslo, Norway, and Dr. Tim Wright, past Department Chair of UNC Pediatrics
  • Chapel Hill Thesis: Evolution vs. Creationism -a Christian’s struggle.
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Chi
  • 2 years University of Texas Orthodontics – Outstanding Senior Award
  • Masters of Science Degree in Craniofacial Anomolies and Dentofacial-Orthopedics
  • 2 years additional study at The Roth Center of Functional Occlusion and Adult Orthodontics
  • Published in peer reviewed orthodontic journal
  • 5 marathons with PR 3:16
  • Southwestern Company Award for Persistence
  • Been known to sing onstage at age 10 for his school and with Jewel at age 35…neither invited him back
  • 4 years on The Charlotte Dental Society Board of Directors, Treasurer & Secretary
  • Dental Studies with the Indian Health Service, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Shiprock, NM
  • Cleft Lip & Palate Studies at The University of Manchester, UK
  • Dental Studies in Mexico City & Child Orphanage, Miacatlan, MX
  • 14 years of clinical practice with emphasis on interdisciplinary diagnosis and treatment planning
  • Mentoring & Study Club with Graduates of Pankey & Dawson & Spear Advanced Dental Program for 14 years
  • 3-form International Design Contest Award Winner
  • 10 year Make-A-Wish Foundation Donor & Supporter
  • One of his Favorite quotes – Albert Einstein…..”if you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.”
  • Walked on the red carpet with Herbie Hancock & Usher & Terry Hatcher….Dr. Allen is taller than Ryan Seacrest.
  • 14 years nominated Top Dentist
  • Inaugural Top 50 Orthodontists in America
  • Wedding song….Love will keep us alive
  • Continuing Education in General and Interdisciplinary dental care with Frank Spear Study Clubs
  • 2nd Orthodontist in the World to be Gold Certified in Ecodentistry
  • Leed Architectural Design Award Recipient
  • 2014 Continuing Education planned with more Spear Study Club, another visit to the Arnett & Gunson Facial Reconstruction lecture series, including more profile treatment planning, TMJ management, and facial asymmetry treatment goals, refinement of occlusal equilibrations and 3D virtual treatment planning.
  • 2014 -2015 Continuing education with the Kois Center for Advancing Dentistry Through Science
  • Can cross-stitch, fence (kinda), and loves sun glasses
  • 2014-2015 The Seattle, University of Washington Orthodontic Mini Residency
  • More, more, more Invisalign, Invisalign, Invisalign Innovations
  • Life long learner…..oh and we haven’t used a headgear in 10 years…lol

Choose Marc Allen Ortho because Experience, Genuine Happiness, & Pride Matter!