Chatham Orthodontics  Dr. Terilyn McHugh and Dr. Crystal Riley

Meet Dr. Riley

Crystal Riley, BSc, MS, DDS, Cert Ortho, F.R.C.D.(C)

Dr. Riley is a certified specialist in orthodontics limiting her practice to orthodontics. She was drawn to the field of orthodontics by the incredible impact and change she can make in a person`s life through the transformation of their smile.

Education and Continuing Education

Dr. Riley graduated from the University of Ottawa with her Bachelor of Science and a minor in Life Science. From there, she attended the University of Western Ontario and obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Following dental school, Dr. Riley moved to Boston where she attended Tufts University School of Dental Medicine to receive her orthodontic training, earning a Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, as well as a Masters of  Science. Although she has completed her formal education. Dr. Riley believes in lifelong learning and attends a variety of courses and lectures across North America.

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, Royal College of Dentists
  • Ontario Dental Association
  • Ontario Association of Orthodontics
  • Canadian Association of Orthodontics
  • Canadian Dental Association
  • Kent County Dental Society
  • American Association of Orthodontics
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, 2014-Present

Outside the Office

Dr. Riley was born and raised in the Niagara Peninsula, ON.  In 2014, she moved from Boston, MA to Chatham, ON which she now calls home.  In her free time, Dr. Riley enjoys travelling, crafting and spending time with family, friends and her puppy Penny.

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