About Us:

Welcome to Mori Orthodontics, L.L.C., the orthodontic specialty practice of Dr. Richard Mori.

Dr. Mori is a respected provider in your orthodontic care community, located in Dayton, Ohio. Our practice's top priority is to provide our patients with the highest quality orthodontic care in a friendly, fun, and caring environment. We utilize the latest technological advances in the industry, such as self-ligating braces, clear ceramic braces and Invisalign. We have the latest in computer technology (digital imaging and advanced computer graphics) to ensure that you receive the most effective treatment possible.

We recognize that every patient has different individual needs, and we pride ourselves in the courteous service we deliver to each person who walks through our doors. Whether you're an adult, adolescent, or child, our knowledgeable doctor and team are committed to helping you achieve the smile you deserve - a healthy, beautiful one!

Dr. Mori services patients in Dayton, Kettering, Beavercreek, Huber Heights and surrounding areas. Call us at 937-252-8651 for a complimentary orthodontic evaluation.

Meet Our Doctor

Dr. Richard Mori was born and raised in suburban Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
He received a B.S. degree in Pharmacy from Duquesne University in 1983.
Dr. Mori earned his dental degree at the University of Pittsburgh and completed his post-graduate specialty training at the University of Maryland. After practicing in suburban Washington D.C., he and his wife decided to move to the Midwest.

Dr. Mori has been practicing in Dayton, Ohio since 1999. He joined Dr. Gary Igleburger, at that time, to form IMorthodontics. Since Dr. Igleburger retired, our practice is now known as
Mori Orthodontics.

Dr. Mori is a board certified member of the American Association of Orthodontists and also belongs to the Great Lakes Society of Orthodontics and Ohio Association of Orthodontists. He is a member of the American Dental Association and is on the board of directors for the Dayton Dental Society. He enjoys attending many continuing education seminars and staying current with the most recent clinical and technological advances in the practice of orthodontics.

Most of all, Dr. Mori cherishes the opportunity to make improvements in the dental health of his patients. He wants to provide a fun and relaxed atmosphere where his patients can feel comfortable and confident they are receiving the best orthodontic care.

Meet Our Staff

Gloria - Happiness Advocate
Gloria LOVES this office and is proud to be a part of a FUN, happy, friendly, progressive, patient centered orthodontic practice always in the pursuit of excellence. She collaborates with the Mori Team to help design all the cool, fun stuff patients get to see and do online and at the office. Above all, her goal is to make you smile! Gloria is thrilled to join the top orthodontic team in town and to build relationships with the best patients by far in Dayton, Beavercreek, and surrounding areas!

Gina has over 30 years experience in the dental and orthodontic field and has been a member of our team for many years. She is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and is licensed by the Ohio State Dental Board as an Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary. We truly appreciate Gina’s ability to keep us on schedule. Her work ethic is amazing. At home, Gina stays busy with her family which includes her husband, her four children and beautiful grandchildren. Outside of work and home, Gina likes to travel, is an awesome photographer and enjoys scrapbooking.

Morgan is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and loves to help our patients obtain the beautiful, healthy, functional smiles they deserve! We are thankful for her work ethic, her gentle and caring personality, and her positive attitude! Morgan loves camping, crafting, and spending time with her husband and daughter.

Denise - Practice Manager and Accounts Manager
Denise comes to our office with many years of experience in the dental and account management field. The combination of her dental and business experience allows her to work side by side with Dr. Mori to help keep his office running smoothly. She is the person behind the scenes negotiating with insurance companies to retrieve as much benefit for our patients as possible and her expertise is a great asset to our patients and practice. Denise also handles collections for the practice and always makes herself available to our patients. Denise and her husband have two grown sons, two daughter-in-laws and four beautiful grandchildren. In her free time, Denise enjoys a good book, taking long walks, and when weather permits, is an avid swimmer.

Sandy is our Treatment Coordinator. With over 30 years experience in orthodontics, Sandy's primary role is to ensure a positive and smooth orthodontic experience from initial examination, to treatment consultation, and will answer all of your questions in a warm and friendly manner. Sandy's favorite part of working here is being part of such a unique and caring practice, led by a doctor who is passionate and skilled. Outside of work, she enjoys hanging out with family, friends and her two Dachshund dogs. Sandy enjoys the outdoors and spends her free time rollerblading and decorating.

Very few orthodontists have a lab technician in house and we are fortunate to have Deb creating our orthodontic appliances! She has been turning out her awesome retainers and other appliances for us for over 30 years and her creations are truly above the rest! Deb enjoys cooking, concerts, traveling, and spending time with her two children, family, and friends!

Shannon is originally from the Dayton, Ohio area but spent many years in Pittsburgh, PA where she gained her Orthodontic knowledge and hands on experience. She truly enjoys interacting with patients and their families; providing them with a personable experience, positive treatment, and by helping to make an impact on their smile! Outside of the wonderful world of braces, she enjoys dance, traveling and spending time with her husband, daughter, family and friends.

Teesha has nearly 20 years experience in the orthodontic field and is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and a skilled lab technician which makes her a great asset to our team! Teesha has a friendly, fun loving personality with a heart for serving which helps to create an enjoyable, relaxed environment for our patients. Outside the office, Teesha has a passion for photography, loves humanity, and is blessed with a loving husband and two beautiful children.

Stephanie - Clinical Technician
Being a former patient, Stephanie is very familiar with our philosophy of patient centered care and understands how to provide the incredible patient experiences Mori Orthodontics is known for! Stephanie loves building connections with people and working with the public. She is a hard worker and helps in many areas of our office! You may find Stephanie at the front desk scheduling an appointment, or taking x-rays, photographs, scans, and impressions on our patients. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her two dogs Zoey and Roxy!

Kayla is our receptionist and scheduling coordinator. She greets our patients, answers phones, and schedules appointments. Originally from Tipp City, Ohio, integrity, humility, and detail orientated are a few valuable traits that describe Kayla. Kayla studied at the Dental Assistant School and earned a certificate in 2010 and has also studied Dental Hygiene at Sinclair Community College. She loves people and being a part of the Mori Orthodontics Team! Outside of work she enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with family, her two dogs, and reading.

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Errika - Clinical/Records Technician

Errika graduated from Ross Medical Education Center as a dental assistant and helping you get the smile you’ve always wanted is important to her. Errika’s outgoing and friendly personality makes her the perfect person to greet you and show you around the office. Her positive attitude puts patients at ease and her excitement and love for orthodontics is contagious! Outside the office, Errika is a volunteer PeeWee cheerleading coach, an animal lover, enjoys cooking, being outside, and spending time with family and friends.

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