Dr. Anthony Paventy  

 

“I love orthodontics. I love doing what I do. I love working with the patients and interacting with them!”
– Dr. Anthony Paventy

Dr. Paventy is passionate about orthodontics. He truly enjoys his job, working with his team, and most of all, spending time with his patients. Dr. Paventy’s philosophy is to provide the absolute best orthodontic care in a positive environment. He enjoys the diversity that each patient brings to the practice, and he looks forward to helping his patients create spectacular smiles!

Education

Dr. Paventy began his career as an orthodontist by completing a rigorous orthodontic education. He believes that a good education is essential for any orthodontist, and he takes great pride in his achievements as a student.

Brigham Young University

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Neurosciences

University of Nevada Las Vegas

  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree
  • Graduated with high honors

University of Oklahoma

  • Master’s of Science degree
  • Specialty residency and certificate in orthodontics
  • Graduate teaching assistant in the department of orthodontics

Continuing Education

In order to maintain a high level of expertise, Dr. Paventy regularly participates in continuing education. In fact, he is so dedicated to being an orthodontist that he takes more than double the required amount of continuing education each year.

In 2009, Dr. Paventy was awarded the Charley Schultz award from the AAO for his research done while he was a resident. The award was given to the most outstanding clinical research done by a resident worldwide. He is now a Diplomat for the American Board of Orthodontics. This is an honor achieved by very few orthodontists in their lifetime. He is also a part of the Spear Study Club and has had his research published.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

Dr. Paventy is a member of several prestigious orthodontic and dental organizations that provide him with opportunities for continuing education. He is a member of the:

  • American Association of Orthodontists (AAO)
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists (PCSO)
  • Southern Willamette Dental Society
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Oregon Dental Association
  • Oregon State Society of Orthodontists
  • Southern Willamette Dental Society  – Vice President and past Secretary
  • Diplomat for the American Board of Orthodontics
  • Spear Study Club

 

Dr. Brett Brown   

Dr. Brown feels blessed to be a part of such an incredible profession. Orthodontics allows him to work with people who value oral health and beauty. It is extremely satisfying to see the transformation in his patients’ health, appearance and confidence. It affords him the opportunity to work with patients of all ages and in many different stages in life. It is fun and exciting to see them grow and change. It is gratifying to see how enjoyable the experience can be for his patients and team.

Education

Education plays a major role in an orthodontist’s career. Dr. Brown’s orthodontic education has given him a strong foundation in orthodontics, and provided him with the knowledge and training to become a highly qualified professional.

Brigham Young University

  • Bachelor of Science degree

University of California, San Francisco

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree

University of Michigan

  • Master’s of Science degree
  • Specialty residency and certificate in orthodontics
  • Graduate teaching assistant in the department of orthodontics

Continuing Education

Dr. Brown enjoys participating in continuing education. The orthodontic profession is always evolving with new treatment options for patients and it is exciting to be involved in these advancements through continuing education. He is an active member of national and local orthodontic and dental societies, keeping him involved with other practitioners in the field. In addition to attending courses, he also volunteers at OHSU and LBCC dental education programs. He is committed to providing his patients with the best treatment options available.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

Dr. Brown not only belongs to many orthodontic associations, but he has assumed many leadership roles as a way to continue his education. Dr. Brown feels that his high level of involvement with his colleagues and professional associations, results in networking opportunities and a sharing of ideas that further advances his orthodontic knowledge. Dr. Brown is a member of the:

  • Southern Willamette Dental Society
  • Oregon Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • Oregon State Society of Orthodontists
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
  • American Association of Orthodontists