Dr. Purvis has been in the practice of orthodontics since 1975. He received his undergraduate education at Lehigh University, his dental degree from Temple University and completed his orthodontic residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Purvis is a member of many professional organizations, such as the American Association of Orthodontists, World Federation of Orthodontists, Great Lakes Society of Orthodontists, Western Pennsylvania Society of Orthodontists and the Western Pennsylvania Study Group.
In his free time, he enjoys traveling, fly-fishing, skiing, tennis and other outdoor sports. Dr. Purvis and his staff, through continued study of new technologies and the use of the most advanced materials, strive to bring you the most caring and comprehensive treatment available.