The Warford Orthodontics Difference

After transforming the lives of thousands of patients, you can expect a seamless, efficient orthodontic experience with the optimum results you should expect.

From the Doctors to the Staff, each team member deeply embodies a commitment to making the biggest difference possible through the lives of the Patients they serve. Located in Bismarck, North Dakota Warford Orthodontics is proud to have served the central North Dakota region since 1973. Our commitment to the community is very important to us.


Whether you’re the Patient or the Patient’s parent, you have direct access to the Doctors at each appointment to answer any questions or concerns you may have.

This transparency means the Patients and/or parents are more fully informed making them more effective partners in the overall experience.

Whether during office hours or on-call over the weekends, our Staff is available 7 days a week to address any concerns you may to offer.


Orthodontic treatment involves a committed and involved Patient to get the best result possible.

From the first call, you’re part of the Team, and critically involved in the decision making process to be sure that your goals and any limitations your specific care might encounter are fully explored at the appropriate time.

 You + Your Assistant + Your Doctor = a Team devoted to your best interests.


Patient Experience

All orthodontists aren’t created equal and all orthodontic experiences aren’t created equal as well.

We have some special people working here at Warford Orthodontics, and they are committed to the best experience possible.

Don’t just take our word for it, check out our testimonials page here or Facebook and see what our Patients have to say for themselves.


Warford Orthodontics is always learning about and embracing the latest in orthodontic technology for the best treatment experience possible.

We were the first orthodontic office to offer digital scanning for Invisalign, and are the only Invisalign Elite provider in ND, MT, or MN outside of the Twin Cities Metro area.

Whether Invisalign or the latest in traditional braces technology, you can be confident you’re getting the best orthodontic technology has to offer.

Contact Us


1145 West Turnpike Ave., Bismarck ND 58501

(701) 255-1311 or toll free at (800) 732-3768

Office Hours

Regular daily office hours vary during the week so please call 701-255-1311 for office hours and to schedule your appointment.

If you are experiencing an orthodontic emergency during office hours please be sure to call ahead to ensure the best care possible.

After Hours

Call the office phone or email, and we’ll get back to you right away the next business day.


Friday through Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, you may call or text the on-call assistant at 701-471-2539.

The on-call assistant will evaluate your need to be seen right away or if waiting until the next workday is safe, depending on your comfort level, of course.

The on-call assistant can consult with Dr. John 7 days a week as needed so we can provide you the best advice for your weekend concerns.