meet dr worthington

Meet Dr. Worthington

Dr. Catherine Campbell Worthington’s passion to improve the lives of others led her to pursue a professional career in orthodontics. She is eager to understand the unique needs of the individual she is treating when delivering personalized orthodontic care. She is committed to developing lasting relationships with her patients and their families. Dr. Worthington hopes to empower her patients, both children and adults, to embody the importance of excellent oral hygiene and to understand the impact it has on their overall health. She truly believes a healthy and beautiful smile will improve one’s selfconfidence, physical wellbeing and outlook on life!

Education and Continuing Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology – Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine – University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Master of Science in Education – University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, Philadelphia, PA
  • Certificate and Master of Science in Orthodontics – University of North Carolina Adams School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC

Dr. Worthington is a lifelong learner committed to delivering orthodontic treatment rooted in evidence-based medicine. She is particularly interested in implementing orthodontic technology focused on treatment efficiency and improving overall patient experience. Dr. Worthington attends continuing education seminars throughout the year and looks forward to implementing new and proven techniques into her patient care.

Dr. Worthington believes in the importance of organized dentistry and its role in preserving the integrity of the orthodontic profession. She is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists, the Maryland State Society of Orthodontists, and the American Dental Association. She is also an active member of local dental society chapters. She is pursuing the final step in becoming a board-certified orthodontist. This voluntary pursuit signifies her commitment to provide patients with the highest standard of care in the field of orthodontics.

Personal Life

Dr. Worthington was raised in Carlisle, Pennsylvania and now resides in Baltimore County with her husband, Arthur. They enjoy hikes around Loch Raven Reservoir, Lake Roland, and Patapsco Valley State Park with their three-year-old vizsla, Ivy. Dr. Worthington is an avid long-distance runner and most recently competed in the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials. She also enjoys reading, baking, and exploring local coffee shops..