Dr. Christopher West
Dr. West was born in the Bahamas. He moved to South Florida in 1979. Dr. West attended Palm Beach Gardens High School and was a proud member of the Palm Beach Gardens Gators football team.
Upon graduating from Palm Beach Gardens High, Dr. West attended Florida State University where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in biological science. He also earned a Master’s degree in environmental science and was the head biologist for EnviroGlades, Inc. where he worked to help protect and restore South Florida’s coral reefs, wetlands, and estuaries.
Never having lost sight of his dream to become an orthodontist, Dr. West left South Florida in 2001 to attend dental school at Temple University in Philadelphia. He graduated with highest honors, summa cum laude, and was awarded a dual degree: Doctorate of Medical Dentistry and Master of Business Administration. Following graduation from dental school, Dr. West completed his residency at Temple University, during which he received another Master of Science for his research involving Invisalign’s® attachment effectiveness.
Dr. West loves orthodontics and helping people to transform their smiles!
When Dr. West is not at the office he is spending time with his wife and two boys enjoying all sorts of water related activities such as surfing, fishing, boating, and scuba diving.