Meet Dr. Shportko

Dr Shportko

Dr. Andrii Shportko is a graduate of Midwestern University Dental College in Arizona. While there, he developed an interest in orthodontics. He completed an additional two years of coursework in the orthodontic specialty. He has also completed certification instruction as an Invisalign® provider with Align Technology.

Continuing his post-graduate studies at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, Dr. Andrii focused on general dentistry. He also used that period to refine his skills and expertise in oral surgery. Serving as a chief resident at the BronxCare Hospital in the Bronx, Dr. Andrii completed his orthodontic residency.

Professional Background

Dr. Andrii began his career serving the under-served. By providing orthodontic care in remote areas of New York, Dr. Andrii gained a firsthand understanding of the challenges patients face in finding affordable orthodontic care. Helping families in the Bronx, Queens, and Westchester areas, Dr. Andrii formed the dream that has become Big Little Smiles.

As your dedicated Stamford orthodontist, Dr. Andrii focuses his attention on what you want and how to get you there in a timely manner. In his effort to make orthodontic care available and affordable, Dr. Andrii and Dr. Vera opened Big Little Smiles in Stamford, CT. Whatever your needs are, Big Little Smiles is making quality orthodontic care available and affordable for everyone.

Professional Associations

Dr. Andrii is a proud member of the American Dental Association (ADA), which is considered the leading source of oral and dental health information. It is a resource for dentists and patients committed to improving overall dental health. They operate on the national, state, and local levels to provide reliable and accurate information about oral health.

Also a member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), Dr. Andrii uses his associations to remain up-to-date on all advances in the dental and orthodontic fields. The AAO promotes quality patient care by supporting education and research in the field of orthodontics. Membership is limited only to dentists that have obtained the certification as a specialist in orthodontics. One of their goals is to keep orthodontists aware of new procedures, equipment, and technology that will better equip them to care for patients.

Your dedicated orthodontist in Stamford, CT

Dr. Andrii is interested in bringing smiles to the patients he serves. He works hard to keep his pricing models affordable. He works with many insurance providers and offers payment options that fit any budget. His complimentary Initial Consultation allows patients to meet the doctor and staff and get a better idea of how orthodontics can truly change their lives.