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Nathan Fletcher,
D.D.S.

Nathan Fletcher, D.D.S.


Nathan Fletcher, D.D.S.

Dr. Nathan Fletcher is co-owner with his wife, Dr. Alison Riddle-Fletcher, of Fletcher & Fletcher Family Dentistry in Gwynn Oak, Maryland. He also is involved in organized dentistry with the Maryland Dental Society, a component of the National Dental Association (NDA), serving as president and delegate in the House of Delegates for the NDA. He has been the vice speaker of the House of Delegates of the NDA, and served as its parliamentarian, as well as the NDA vice president. This year, Dr. Fletcher made the transition from president-elect of the NDA to president.

Dr. Fletcher graduated cum laude from Morgan State University with a B.S. in chemistry (1980). He received a D.D.S. from Howard University College of Dentistry (1987), where he graduated 10th in his class.

During his sophomore and junior years at Morgan State University, Dr. Fletcher was inducted into the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity; and worked as a chemical researcher with the Ford Motor Company, where he continued to work for three years after graduating and before entering into dental school. While attending dental school, Dr. Fletcher earned honors on the College of Dentistry’s Dean’s List and the National Dean’s List; and was listed in Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, and Outstanding Young Men of America.

Extremely active in his profession, Dr. Fletcher was a panelist at the “NDA on the Hill,” discussing public policy advocacy; and has testified before committees in the House and Senate of the Maryland State Legislature. He also has testified on behalf of the NDA before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Committee on Medical Devices.

He currently is affiliated with the Baltimore (Maryland) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.; and has served as Polemarch (President) and 1st Vice Polemarch on its board of directors. Dr. Fletcher has served on several regional and national committees, currently including the National Health and Wellness Committee. He also is the Eastern Province coordinator for the fraternity’s Achievement Academy; and has been president and vice president of the Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation of Metropolitan Baltimore, Inc. Additionally, he is a member of the Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry board of visitors located in Baltimore and an alumnus of the FBI Citizens’ Academy.