Former OSU Orthodontics faculty member Dr. Andrew Haas was honored on April 23, 2017 with the Dale B. Wade Award of Excellence in Orthodontics, presented at the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics luncheon in San Diego. Dr. Haas is a pioneer in the design and application of palatal expansion appliances, including rapid, semi-rapid and slow palatal expansion techniques. He has taught graduate orthodontics continuously for the past 60 years, having held professorships at UIC, Loyola and of course Ohio State, where he taught with Dr. Dale Wade for 10 years. Dr. Haas also maintained a private orthodontic practice in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio for 52 years. The Dale B. Wade Award of Excellence in Orthodontics recognizes an exemplary senior clinician and board-certified orthodontist who demonstrates exceptional dedication to orthodontics through clinical excellence and/or devoted teaching. Congrats Dr. Haas...we're proud to claim you as a Buckeye!