Dr. Ryan Hecht is thrilled to join the Brewer Dental team and return to
Billings, Montana where he was raised. He attended Brigham Young University
earning his Bachelor of Science, majoring in Physiology and Developmental
Biology. Dr. Hecht then earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine graduating
with high honors from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental
Medicine, in the top ten percent of his class. Following his completion
of dental school Dr. Hecht continued his education by attending the prestigious
University of Southern California orthodontic residency in Los Angeles.
To qualify as an orthodontist, Dr. Hecht earned his certificate in orthodontics
and Masters of Science Degree in craniofacial biology. During his residency,
he was extensively involved in research on orthodontics and received the
Peter M. Sinclair Award for USC Orthodontic Resident with Highest Achievement
in Orthodontic Research.
After his residency Dr. Hecht practiced in California’s state capitol
of Sacramento. His years as an orthodontist in California were a great
opportunity to treat all varieties of cases, creating beautiful smiles.
Dr. Hecht is passionate about orthodontics and he loves working with patients
of all ages.
Dr. Hecht and his wife have four kids, Alexis, Kayla, Finley, and Troy.
Dr. Hecht is an Eagle Scout and has actively helped many other Boy Scouts
with their Scout projects in the Billings community. When not spending
time outdoors with his family, Dr. Hecht enjoys sports and studying anything