UW School of Dentistry


Hitesh Kapadia , DDS, PhD

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Orthodontics


Dr. Kapadia completed his DDS and residency training in Orthodontics at The University of Texas Health Science Center- Houston. He received a PhD in the areas of Human and Molecular Genetics/ Genes and Development at The University of Texas – Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. He was then on faculty at Baylor College of Dentistry. He subsequently completed fellowship training in Craniofacial Orthodontics at New York University Medical Center, Institute for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. He has been at Seattle Children’s Hospital – Craniofacial Center since 2010 and is program director of the fellowship program in Craniofacial Orthodontics.