Dr. Patty Fleming was born and raised in Virginia near the Washington D.C. area. She received her undergraduate degree in sports medicine from the University of Virginia and her dental degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. She moved to Dallas in 2010 to complete her orthodontic training
In order to stay current with innovations in dentistry and orthodontics, Dr. Fleming continues her education by participating in a Spear Study Club and by attending continuing education for advanced training in Invisalign®, Orthognathic Surgery, and to stay current with the newest orthodontic techniques.
She is also a member of several local and national dental societies, all of which allow her to stay current with her post-graduate education in dentistry and orthodontics:
- American Board of Orthodontics, Diplomate
- American Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- Dallas County Dental Society
- Greater Dallas Association of Orthodontists
Additionally, Dr. Fleming was nominated to become a member of several prestigious dental honor societies, including the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, Gamma Pi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Society, and the Gorgas Odontological Honorary Society.