Dr. Hodges enjoys getting to know each of his patients on a personal level. Building strong relationships with patients is an important part of providing individualized care as an orthodontist. He treats each of his patients as family members and takes great satisfaction in helping people achieve healthy, beautiful smiles. Dr. Hodges was hand-selected to take over the practices of Dr. Roger Zierenberg and Dr. Robin McEwan and to continue the legacy of excellent treatment they provided in the area for so many years.
Dr. Hodges was born and raised in Oregon, but has spent the last twelve years in Southern California. He loves living in the Conejo Valley with his wife and three children.
He enjoys playing basketball, football, baseball, and golf and loves coaching AYSO soccer, Little League, and youth basketball. He also loves spending time with his family at the beach and at Disneyland.
Brigham Young University, Bachelors in Chemistry
University of California, Los Angeles, Doctor of Dental Surgery, Magna Cum Laude
University of California, Los Angeles, Orthodontic Certificate and Master of Science in Oral Biology
As with many professions, the orthodontic field is constantly changing. Dr. Hodges not only stays current with the newest research and treatments in orthodontics, he has also published articles and presented papers at multiple international meetings on the subject of cone-beam computed tomography: a cutting-edge three-dimensional imaging modality in dentistry.