Meet the Doctor
Dr. Ting comes from a family of orthodontists.
Dr. Richard Ting has been creating beautiful smiles for all ages in Rancho Santa Margarita since 2005. Dr. Ting received his Doctoral degree from the University of Southern California in 1991. He went on to practice general and cosmetic dentistry for eight years. His passion for dentistry led him back to New York University where he completed his post-graduate certification, specializing in orthodontics in 2001. Dr.Ting believes that his previous experience as a cosmetic dentist has made him a well-rounded orthodontist, as well as a better communicator with other professionals. His dedication to Orthodontics is nurtured from the positive energy he receives from his colleagues, but most importantly his satisfied patients, staff, and family.
Dr. Ting is an active member of the American Dental Association, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, California Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Ting excels in his profession because he has never stopped keeping himself updated and trained in the latest advancements and techniques of orthodontics. He takes pride in knowing that he provides the absolute best treatment for every patient every day.
Dr. Ting comes from a family of orthodontists. His younger brother, a graduate of Harvard University, is presently the chairman of UCLA’s Orthodontic department. In addition, his brother-in-law, a graduate of UCLA, is a successful and reputable orthodontist practicing in Manhattan Beach, California.
Dr. Ting was raised with strong family values. He and his wife Sandy have been together since he graduated from college. Besides traveling, scuba diving & off-roading, Dr. Ting loves to enjoy his free time with his wife and their newborn son Devin.