Meet Dr. Richards

Meet Dr. Joe Richards Orthodontist

Joe M. Richards, D.D.S.

Dr. Richards not only spends his days with a staff of 11 women, but he also has a family of five women! He and his wife, Sheryll, have been married for over 33 years, reside in Kingwood, where they attend Woodridge Baptist Church. They are very proud of their four daughters: Meghan, who is a graduate of Texas A&M; Amy, who is a graduate of Ole Miss; Kaylee, who is a graduate of TCU; and Josey, who is also a graduate of TCU. Dr. Richards supports the community by sponsoring many athletic teams, school events, mission trips, and other various activities involving his patients. He has also been on several mission trips himself, including trips to Mexico, India and Africa.

Dr. Richards attended Texas A&M University, where he was recognized as a distinguished student. In 1985, Dr. Richards graduated from The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. After dental school, he completed a comprehensive, two-year, full-time residency in orthodontics at The University of Louisville School of Dentistry in Kentucky and is a  specialist in the field of orthodontics. Dr. Richards is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Southwestern Society of Orthodontists, the Texas Dental Society, the Greater Houston Dental Society and the North Houston Seattle Study Club.

Dr. Richards has been in the exclusive practice of orthodontics in Kingwood for over 30 years and has treated over 10,000 patients! Dr. Richards is a progressive and experienced orthodontist who keeps informed on current developments and the newest techniques in his field by attending many hours of continuing education every year. He uses technology whenever possible to raise the standard of care for his patients while at the same time making it a more pleasant experience. He treats children, teenagers and adults and loves creating beautiful smiles with a commitment to excellence.