Dr. Tony Stretesky earned his B.S. in Engineering Physics and M.S. in Electrical Engineering at the University of Oklahoma before heading out to Virginia to begin his path to his dental career. In 1976, Dr. Stretesky received his D.D.S. from the Medical College of Virginia, where he also obtained his certificate in orthodontics two years later.
In practice since 1978, Dr. Stretesky is a part-time Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center in Oklahoma City. A Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and the American Board of Pain Management, he stays active in the dental community with memberships in the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- American Association of Orthodontists –
House of Delegates member for eight years
- AAO Foundation
- Oklahoma Orthodontic Society –
- Southwestern Society of Orthodontics –
Board member for four years
- Charles H. Tweed Study Club of Texas
- College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics (CDABO)
- World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO)
- American Academy of Pain Management
- Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity – Life Member
- J. Dean Robertson Society, OU College of Dentistry
- Arbuckle Study Club of Southern Oklahoma – Past President
He remains active in the MCV/VCU Alumni Association and the OU Alumni Association. Dr. Stretesky is also quite involved in the community as a member of the Ardmore Chamber of Commerce and the Ardmore Rotary Club, where he’s a Paul Harris Fellow.
Prior to his orthodontic career, Dr. Stretesky was busy being a Lead & Senior Electronic Systems Engineer at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va (1964-1972).
Dr. Stretesky and his wife of 44 years have two daughters, Susan and Kelli.