Dr. Riordan is a native of Rock Hill, having attended Ebinport Elementary, Sullivan Middle, and Northwestern High schools. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from The University of South Carolina for his undergraduate studies. After college, Dr. Riordan attended the Medical University of South Carolina, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. In recognition of his high achievement in dental school, Dr. Riordan was chosen for membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society. Following dental school, Dr. Riordan went on to complete a 30-month residency in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at Medical College of Georgia. Immediately after graduating, Dr. Riordan established his practice in Fort Mill in 2001, and added a Lake Wylie location in 2012.
Dr. Riordan is a past-President of the South Carolina Association of Orthodontists and actively serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina Orthodontic Residency Program, where he has taught clinical orthodontics to the residents since the program’s inception in 2006
Dr. Riordan and his wife, Heidi, are proud parents of two boys, Hudson and Jude.
Fort Mill Rotary Club
Tri-county Dental Society, Past President
South Carolina Association of Orthodontists, Past President
Southern Association of Orthodontists
American Association of Orthodontists
Clinical Assistant Professor in the orthodontic residency program at MUSC
Dr. Reynolds grew up in Rock Hill and graduated from Northwestern High School. While there, he was a standout soccer player, and was a member of the inaugural team with the Discoveries Soccer Club.
He then went on to the University of South Carolina, graduating with honors and was accepted into the Medical University of South Carolina. While in dental school, Dr. Reynolds was elected as class president, published research conducted at the National Institutes of Health, received numerous scholastic and leadership awards, as well as graduating at the top of his class. This afforded the opportunity to stay in Charleston to complete an intensive three-year orthodontic residency program, earning a Master’s degree and serving as chief resident.
Dr. Reynolds is married to his beautiful and fun-loving wife, Annie. They have a daughter, Avery, and a son, Ryder. Outside of the office, Dr. Reynolds enjoys playing golf, exercising, and spending time with his family. He has enjoyed meeting all the existing and new patients at Riordan Orthodontics and is excited about the future of this rapidly growing area!
- Bachelor of Science in Biology, Magna Cum Laude, University of South Carolina
- Doctor of Dental Medicine, The Medical University of South Carolina
- Master of Science in Dentistry and Certificate in Orthodontics, The Medical University of South Carolina