Dr. William Buckley began practicing dentistry after he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine in 1975. While attending dental school, Dr. Buckley served in the Navy from 1972 until 1977. Two years later, in 1979, he began practicing orthodontics. He received his Fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry in Chicago and received Diplomates from both the International Association of Orthodontics and Light Force America. He has lectured on dentistry and orthodontics around the world in countries such as Poland, Mexico, Canada, Cairo, and the Philippines.
Dr. Buckley is the President-elect of the International Association of Orthodontics and will assume the position in April 2018. In his spare time, he enjoys woodcarving, lampwork, and is an active member of Poland Presbyterian Church.