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Burns Orthodontics

“When a patient feels good about their smile, they feel more confident. I truly enjoy helping patients achieve good oral health and a beautiful smile.

When you like the way your teeth look, you simply smile more often.” Nikia Burns, DMD, MS

An Orthodontist is a Medical Specialist:

As a medical specialist, Dr. Burns has completed the medical residency credentials to be called an orthodontist. She is a specialist in straightening teeth and ensuring optimal jaw performance.


Penn State University
Nova Southeastern School of Dental Medicine
West Virginia University

How is an Orthodontist Different from a Dentist?

An orthodontist has 2-3 years of specialized training beyond dental school and is a specialist at straightening teeth and insuring proper form and function.

Organizations and Professional Associations

Penn State Alumni
PA Dental Association
American Dental Association
American Association of Orthodontics
Waynesburg Area Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Nikita Burns

Dr. Nikita Burns

157 East High Street