About Dr. Riccio

Dr. RiccioMichael J. Riccio, D.M.D.

Dr. Riccio specializes in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. He has created thousands of smiles for children, teens and adults! Dr. Riccio was born in New York City, but was raised in Manchester, Connecticut. He received his undergraduate degree from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and then attended the University of Connecticut’s School of Dental Medicine. While in dental school, Dr. Riccio was selected to attend the post-graduate orthodontic program at the State University of New York, and he became certified as an orthodontist in 1983.

After completing his orthodontic residency, Dr. Riccio immediately moved to the North Shore of Massachusetts and has been practicing here since 1983. He is invested in his community and dedicated to the care of his patients and their families. Dr. Riccio is a certified Invisalign® provider and constantly seeks to improve his practice through new techniques and technology. To stay up to date with the latest advancements, Dr. Riccio maintains memberships in the American Association of Orthodontists, the Northeast Society of Orthodontists, the New England Orthodontic Study Club, the American Dental Association, the Massachusetts Dental Association and the North Shore District Dental Society.

Riccio familyWhen not at the office, Dr. Riccio enjoys outdoor and family activities, including baseball, softball, golf, tennis, biking, cross country skiing and hiking. He is a sport enthusiast and an avid fan of our local sports teams. He has been involved in youth activities for many years as a coach, sponsor and fan! Throughout his career, he has enjoyed watching his patients compete and perform in various local activities!

Dr. Riccio is happily married to his wife, Cathy, and the proud father of two, Courtney and John Riccio. He and Cathy met while they were both attending Marquette University. Cathy has graduate degrees from Harvard University and Boston University. She is currently the nurse leader for the Newburyport and Beverly Public School Systems.