With straight teeth and a confident smile, Dr. Michael Ferry has seen many people’s lives transformed. At Ferry Orthodontics, the doctor and his team help people change their lives every day. Leading-edge treatments, state-of-the-art technology and years of experience create beautiful new smiles.
The Ferry orthodontic practice emphasizes personal connections. Dr. Ferry sees every patient at every visit and is available to talk about the progress being made. His commitment is to answer every question a patient has.
After graduating from University of Colorado at Boulder, Dr. Ferry completed his dental training at Boston University School of Dental Medicine. He practiced general dentistry for five years before following his passion for orthodontics. He completed a three-year residency at St. Barnabas Hospital, in the Bronx, N.Y., where he served as chief resident.
“Nothing compares to having the ability to create beautiful smiles and positively impact so many lives. I love what I do!” Dr. Ferry says. Treatments offered include:
- Metal and clear braces for all ages
- Oral and maxillofacial surgery
- Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen® clear aligners
- In-Ovation® self-ligating braces
- Forsus™ appliances
- Emergency orthodontic care
The Ferry Orthodontics team believes in treating each patient the way one would a family member: with compassion, gentleness and respect for unique circumstances. The emphasis is always on the patient, says Dr. Ferry. “Your comfort, your goals and your smile are our top priorities.”
The team at Ferry works to create a customized treatment plan for each person. “We hold ourselves to the highest standard when it comes to infection control and sterilization,” he says.
The practice offers e-mail and text message reminders, and on-line access to account information including balances, insurance payments, progress records and next appointments.
Dr. Ferry is trained in laser dentistry and uses a soft tissue laser to enhance aesthetics. He regularly attends continuing education classes to stay up-to-date with the rapidly changing field of healthcare.
Most recently, Ferry Orthodontics has added a state-of-the-art intra-oral scanner which, along with 3D printing, eliminates the discomfort of fittings. “No more goop in a tray in your mouth,” Dr. Ferry emphasizes.
The entire team is committed to delivering the highest levels of quality orthodontic treatment and personal care. They promise always to be available to patients at all times; make ethical treatment recommendations based on the patient’s unique lifestyle and clinical concerns; encourage patient participation in all facets of care; and to answer questions directly.
Ferry Orthodontics sponsors many local sports teams, andalso participate in many fundraising events. Dr. Ferry has made multiple humanitarian trips to Haiti to provide healthcare.
The practice also offers family member discounts to show appreciation to patients and reward their loyalty. Most major insurance plans are accepted, including Delta Dental, Blue Cross Dental, MetLife Dental and GEHA and the office works with you to maximize your benefits.
“Before starting orthodontic care, it’s essential for you to know your treatment options. It’s just as essential to find a practice where you know you’ll receive exceptional care from people you like,” says Dr. Ferry.
Ferry Orthodontics is accepting new patients and offers a complimentary consultation at its Cranston office (open Mondays and Fridays), 599 Pontiac Ave., (401) 781-2900, and in Wakefield (open Tuesdays and Thursdays) at 25 South County Commons Way, (401) 284-3033. Check out ferryortho.com for more information.