Dr. Richard C. Mariani, Jr. was born and raised in Miami and has been in orthodontic practice since 1983.
His education includes:
- Epiphany School – Graduated 1969
- Christopher Columbus High School – Graduated 1973
- University of Miami – Graduated 1977 with B.S. and B.A. degrees
- Emory School of Dentistry – Graduated 1981 with D.D.S. degree
- Georgetown University, Orthodontics Department – Graduated 1983 with M.S. degree
Dr. Mariani is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists. In 1997 he became the Past President of the South Florida Academy of Orthodontists. Dr. Mariani is also a member of the Florida Association of Orthodontists where he became Past President in 2012.
He is also a Team Sports Dentist for the following institutes:
- University of Miami Sports Program
- Coral Gables Senior High School