Dr. Donald E. Machen

Dr. Donald E. Machen DMD MSD MD

Dr. Donald MachenDr. Donald Machen has been creating beautiful and confident smiles with the latest technology for the last 30 years. He maintains a private orthodontic practice based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He specializes in Orthodontics and Invisalign for both children and adults. Dr. Machen’s skills and innovative treatments provide his patients with the confidence that they receive the highest standard of orthodontic care available. From the first consultation until the patients are completely satisfied with their smile, Dr. Machen’s goal is to offer the best possible customized and individual orthodontic experience.

Dr. Machen received his BS from the University of Pittsburgh. He then earned his DMD and MSD from the University of Pittsburgh. Following that, he earned a JD degree, Magna Cum Laude, graduating first in his class from the Duquesne University Law School in Pittsburgh. He also holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and an MD from the University of Health Sciences – Antigua.

In addition to working as an Orthodontist, Dr. Donald Machen possesses a wealth of experience in the areas of health arbitration and conciliation. He teaches for a number of nationally accredited institutions, including the Duquesne University School of Law, Case Western Reserve University Dental School and the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.

Over the course of his extended career, Dr. Machen has aligned himself with a variety of professional organizations, including the Pennsylvania Association of Orthodontics and the American Board of Orthodontics. An active contributor to his field, he has previously served as an editor for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and has written a book titled “ Managing Risk in Orthodontic Practice “ (2010).

Additionally, Dr Don Machen is a member in various associations, such as:
Life Member -American Association of Orthodontists
Life Member -American Dental Association
Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics (Board Certified Orthodontist)
Fellow in the American College of Orthodontists
Fellow in the American College of Dentists
Fellow- Pierre Fauchard Academy, Orthodontic Honor Society