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Welcome to Ray Orthodontics

Board Certified Orthodontist Dr. Alison Ray is proud to open an orthodontic office in Cedar Rapids, just steps from Westdale Mall. Dr. Ray’s expertise runs deep. She was a general dentist for nine years before returning to the University of Iowa for her orthodontic residency. That means she has the full picture when it comes to caring for you and your smile.

Ray Orthodontics is a place for everyone, at any age. Whether you are six years old or 60 years old, we are here to help. Our friendly, expert team works hard to deliver the very best care in a casual, welcoming environment.

In fact, our team is 100 percent committed to going the extra mile from start to finish. We’ll be sure that you have access to timely appointments, and if you are having an emergency, we will be there for you!


  • Braces
  • Early Orthodontic Treatment
  • Adult Orthodontic Treatment
  • Invisalign® Certified Provider
  • Retainers
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Treatment for Impacted and Missing Teeth
  • Tooth Crowding and Spacing
  • Treatment for underbite/overbite
  • Itero® Digital Impression System
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Dr. Ray has a passion for Hawkeye athletics. She is especially passionate about Iowa women’s basketball and Hawkeye wrestling. She also enjoys traveling with her family and watching her kids play sports.

Alison Ray DDS, MS

Meet Dr. Ray

Dr. Ray graduated from Central College in 1998. After graduating from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2002, Dr. Ray served as a dental officer in the United States Navy for three years.

After completing her active duty service, Dr. Ray worked in private practice as a general dentist for 9 years. In 2011, she returned to the University of Iowa and earned her Masters of Science Degree and Certificate in Orthodontics.

She is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthodontics and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Iowa Society of Orthodontics, College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics, Iowa Dental Association, and University District Dental Society.

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We are accepting new patients. Call or email to book an appointment today!

Contact Us

Office Hours:
By appointment only.
Friday appointments available.

Call: 319.200.5000

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