About Dr. Southworth

Dr. William R. Southworth, D.M.D.

Dr. William R. Southworth graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine as class valedictorian in 1985.  His D.M.D. degree was conferred with summa cum laude honors, the only such degree given in his class.  Dr. Southworth was honored with the Tufts University Alumni Award for Academic Excellence, the Alumni Award for Superior Clinical Excellence in Pediatric Dentistry, the American Academy of Oral Pathology Award, the American Academy of Dental Radiology Award, and the Maury Massler Prize in Restorative Dentistry.  He was also elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Dental Honor Society.

Dr. Southworth completed the two year specialty program in orthodontics at Tufts and received a postdoctoral certificate in 1987.

Prior to dental school, Dr. Southworth graduated with magna cum laude honors from Hamilton College with a Bachelors degree in Life Sciences.

He is currently in private practice in Sterling , Massachusetts where he has been treating orthodontic patients for the past 30 years.  He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Massachusetts Dental Society, the Wachusett District Dental Society, the American Association of Orthodontists, the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists, and the Massachusetts Association of Orthodontists.

Dr. Southworth is a Board Certified Member of the     

American Board of Orthodontics