Meet Dr. Rebecca Dresner
Dr. Rebecca Dresner is a native South Floridian who is finally returning back home after 11 years of training in the Northeast. She completed her Bachelors Degree at Princeton University. She continued on to the University of Pennsylvania (School of Dental Medicine and Pereleman School of Medicine) where she received a dual degree: a Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) and a Masters in Bioethics (MBE). She was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) for clinical and academic excellence at UPenn and for graduating at the top of her class. Most recently, she completed her three-year specialty training at the University of Connecticut in Orthodontics, where she served as Chief Resident. In addition, she earned her second masters, in Dental Sciences (MDSc), and has completed research projects on the biomechanics of tooth movement.
Dr. Dresner has authored a number of publications and has presented her research at the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) and International Association for Dental Research (IADR). She also received the Graber Award from the Journal of World Federation of Orthodontics (JWFO) and received recognition from the Connecticut State Dental Association.
Dr. Dresner is committed to advancing orthodontic knowledge, remaining up to date with the newest techniques and technology, and bettering herself, her patients, and her team always. In her spare time, Dr. Dresner enjoys traveling, hiking, soccer, Zumba, and spending quality time with friends and family. Dr. Bradford is excited to have Dr. Dresner on our team and knows she will enjoy treating our patients. The entire Orthodontics by Bradford staff have welcomed Dr. Dresner and know that our patients will love meeting her too.