Welcome to Legacy Orthodontics


We have been proud to offer our services to the community as a whole since 1973, to expand to Columbia and Waterloo, Illinois, as well as Florissant, Missouri. Dr. Richard McDermott chose the name Legacy Orthodontics to reflect our commitment to the standard of excellence in orthodontic treatment and patient care established by the practice founder, Dr. George Dee Bankhead. Known originally as Bankhead Orthodontics, then later as Columbia Orthodontics, our name has changed, but our total team commitment to high quality and professional care has remained as strong as it ever was.

We offer a comprehensive list of available orthodontic procedures including:

Contact our Columbia & Waterloo, IL or Florissant, MO office to schedule your complimentary consultation. It includes all the works.

Providing quality orthodontics to Columbia and Waterloo and all surrounding Illinois areas.

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