"I feel very fortunate to be an orthodontist; everyone should love their job as much as I love mine! The relationships I forge with all my patients and those I work with makes going to work fun.  It is a joy to see my patients grow and succeed in so many ways.  It is extremely rewarding to see a patient who was once self-conscious about their smile become more confident and secure in their appearance after orthodontic treatment.  Let us help you or your loved one Discover and ultimately achieve a beautiful smile."

 

Congratulations to Dr. Ng for being recognized by Orthodontic Products magazine for being:

"Best of 2011 & 2012 - Orthodontists"! 

 

Education:

Dr. Matthew Ng received his undergraduate degree in Microbiology at the University of Manitoba in Canada graduating with distinction.  He continued his studies at the same institution obtaining his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree receiving a number of awards and honors.  After graduating, Dr. Ng left Canada as it was a privilege to attend one of the most prestigious orthodontic programs in the country at the Center of Advanced Dental Education at Saint Louis University in St. Louis, MO.  For his Masters Thesis, he studied the elements of a beautiful smile and profile esthetics. Dr. Ng became a Board Certified orthodontist in Canada in 2005 and earned the same distinction with the American Board of Orthodontics in 2006. 

Continuing Education:

Dr. Ng and his staff are dedicated to continuing education courses to stay informed of the current advances in the specialty of orthodontics. This includes local courses, study clubs, and national seminars that not only focus on orthodontics but also target a multidisciplinary approach dealing with other dental specialists. He is a founding member of the Millenium Orthodontic Study Club. 

Outside the Office:

Dr. Ng is an active person and loves to do anything outdoors.  His hobbies include running, cycling, and adventure travel.  Some highlights of his adventure travel include: reaching the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, moutaineering in the Argentinian and Chilean Patagonia.  Dr. Ng also enjoys charitable work and giving something back to not only the profession, but to the underserved locally and around the world.  He has served on a number of dental missions in Central and South America and belongs to a number of domestic charitable organizations including the Smiles Change Lives program.  Information on these various organizations can be found in the "Links" section in our webpage.

Organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Southwest Society of Orthodontists
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Texas Dental Association
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics
  • Fellow, Royal College of Dentists of Canada