Dr. Maggie Wang is a board-certified orthodontist with extensive experience in treating patients of all ages including children, teens, and adults. Dr. Wang has a special interest in providing early intervention as needed and treating children with skeletal growth and development issues, airway, speech, and eating concerns. Dr. Wang is adept at managing the orthodontic needs of children and teens with anxiety, ADHD, OCD, ASD, and anyone who needs extra care and attention. She practices patient and parent-centered orthodontics, understanding that each child and family has unique needs. She takes the time to listen to her patients and their parents, discussing their concerns, expectations, and how to manage any potential discomfort associated with braces. Dr. Wang is committed to providing gentle coaching, reassurance, and even laughing gas if needed to calm anxious nerves. She understands that orthodontic treatment is a time and financial commitment, and she is dedicated to developing individualized treatment plans that meet each patient where they are at.
She was born and raised in China, and moved to Orlando, Florida with her parents at a young age. Dr. Wang graduated Suma Cum Laude from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s degree and went on to complete her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the same institution, graduating in the top 3 of her dental school class. Dr. Wang’s never ending pursue of excellence led her to the most prestigious orthodontic program at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, where she became a board-certified orthodontist recognized by the American Board of Orthodontics.
After practicing as an associate orthodontist in a group practice setting for over 10 years, Dr. Wang joined her husband, Dr. Dennis Bear, a well-known pediatric dentist, in their private office. Together, they offer a comprehensive range of dental services to help children and families live their very best lives.
Outside of work, Dr. Wang is a devoted mother of two young kids and a 10-year-old fluffy orange cat. With an inquisitive mind, Dr. Wang is always drawn to new places and experiences, and she particularly loves the outdoors, especially the mountains and hiking. Dr. Wang also enjoys working out and running to keep her body and mind in top shape. Additionally, she is an avid reader and enjoys immersing herself in a good book whenever she has the time.