Dr. Hockenberger attended Dental School at The Ohio State University, where he graduated with honors receiving a Doctor of Surgery degree in 1992. He was selected as the team dentist for the Ohio State Buckeyes. In 1995, he returned to Ohio State and completed a three-year residency in orthodontic earning a Certificate in Orthodontics and Master of Science degree.
After completing his dental and orthodontic education, Dr. Hockenberger continues his education through many orthodontic seminars and courses. He is a member of an interdisciplinary dental group and an orthodontic study group, and regularly exceeds the state minimum requirement for continuing education hours. Dr. Hockenberger feels that by keeping abreast of the latest methods and technologies, he is able to provide the highest quality treatments for his patients.