Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome to Blackwood Orthodontics/Georgetown Orthodontics

At Georgetown Orthodontics, our priority is to deliver quality care to informed patients in a comfortable and convenient setting.

Quality Care
When you have tooth and jaw alignment problems, you need to turn to an orthodontist who listens and responds, an experienced doctor who knows the field, a doctor that can effectively diagnose and treat your needs, and a friendly physician who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your health. Our staff meets all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals who give you the individualized attention you deserve.

Informed Patients
Georgetown Orthodontics believes that informed patients are better prepared to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. That is why we've included an extensive section on this website covering the full array of topics associated with orthodontics and orthodontic diagnoses and treatments. We encourage you to look through these pages whenever you have an interest or concern about your orthodontic needs and care.

Comfortable, Convenient Setting
The best care in the world doesn't mean anything if you can't access it. At Georgetown Orthodontics, we strive to make our Friendship Heights, DC, office as efficient and convenient as possible. Included in these web pages is information about Georgetown Orthodontics's office, maps, directions, hours, insurance policies and appointment scheduling. You can even email a request for an appointment right here!

We hope you find this website useful and invite you to contact us with your questions at any time.


Update on 4-4-21

Blackwood Orthodontics has MOVED and changed its name to
Georgetown Orthodontics!

You can now find us at:
4434 MacArthur Blvd NW, STE 201
Washington, DC 20007


Our office is OPEN. Your health and the health of our dedicated staff matters to us. See what we are doing to keep you safe. Click here to read more.


Meet the Doctor

Dr. Michael S. Blackwood

Dr. Michael S. Blackwood has been specializing in orthodontics since 1994. He is a third-generation orthodontist in the practice began by his grandfather and father.


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