" There is nothing in the world that brings me more happiness than to help create healthy and beautiful smiles. I strive to make Orthodontic treatment fun and enjoyable. Althoug it is a long process which involves patient cooperation and patience, the end result is always worth the wait!"
Dr. Nancy Pancko, originally from New Jersey went to Rutgers University where she majored in Biology and Psychology. After college, she studied dentistry at Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral surgery since she loved how dentistry combined her love of science and art. During that time, she was awarded New York Academy of Oral Rehabilitation Award for Best Clinical Performance in Prostodontics, honored with a Dean’s Honors Scholarship, and was a candidate for the Percy T. Phillips Award. She was also inducted in the Golden Key National Honors Society for her outstanding academic performance.
After dental school, Dr. Pancko decided to pursue her passion, Orthodontics. After studying for 3 years at the SUNY at Buffalo orthodontic program she started in private practice in New Jersey. After a short time, Dr. Pancko had a unique opportunity to work as an orthodontist in Barcelona, Spain and was practicing there for four years. During that time she learned two languages, Spanish and Catalan and was able to travel the world. After her international experience, Dr. Pancko returned to New Jersey but after a few years decided to settle in the Wilmington area with her husband and son.
“Creating healthy and beautiful smiles brings me happiness and I strive to make Orthodontic treatment fun and enjoyable by providing excellent care in a friendly and compassionate environment. Since our patients are our top priority, we will continue to accept all major insurance plans as well as being able to communicate to your Spanish speaking patients”
During her free time, Dr. Pancko likes to continue to learn about her speciality in orthodontics and is involved with many education courses and meetings. She also like to travel, run marathons for charity and to paint.
Dr. Pancko is looking forward to meeting with you!