temporary anchorage devices (TADs), Invisalign® (invisible braces), and cone beam computed tomography (CBCT). Upon completion of extensive research in TADs to complete his master’s thesis, Dr. Humphries received his Master of Science degree in Craniofacial Biology. Accordingly, Dr. Humphries prides himself on not only treating his patients with the utmost interest and consideration, but also providing them with the latest in cutting-edge orthodontic technology. Dr. Humphries places great importance on ensuring that all orthodontic treatment is tailored to each patient’s individual needs and lends his energy, enthusiasm, and commitment to each of his patients.
Dr. Humphries remains involved in many dental organizations and is a diplomat of the American Board of Orthodontics. He is also an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics, the American Dental Society, the California Dental Association, the Orange County Dental Association and the Academy of Orthodontic Excellence.
When not shaping sensational smiles Dr. Humphries enjoys traveling with his wife, Dr. Alene Le-Humphries, also an orthodontist. In his spare time Dr. Humphries produces and publishes a weekly Macintosh tutorial podcast called the Hey Sage Podcast. Alongside practicing orthodontics, Dr. Humphries also enjoys a variety of water sports. You may even catch him surfing and/or outrigger paddling in Newport Beach. Other hobbies include guitar playing, photography, and graphic and web design.