Dr. Benjamin R. Thornton, DDS

Dr. Benjamin R. Thornton, DDS

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics | Male | 39 years old

Here at Thornton Orthodontics, creating a straight, functional, and stunning smile is our goal for each and every patient we meet. Our orthodontist, Dr. Benjamin Thornton stops at nothing short of exceptional results with a focus on gentle patient care. Equally as important, our team makes every effort to get to know you and your family during your orthodontic experience. We want you to have a fabulous experience at our office, and a beautiful smile to show the world.Read more

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Here at Thornton Orthodontics, creating a straight, functional, and stunning smile is our goal for each and every patient we meet. Our orthodontist, Dr. Benjamin Thornton stops at nothing short of exceptional results with a focus on gentle patient care. Equally as important, our team makes every effort to get to know you and your family during your orthodontic experience. We want you to have a fabulous experience at our office, and a beautiful smile to show the world.Read more

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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Thornton's Office & Staff
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Orthodontics

Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Spacing
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Underbite

Procedures Performed

  • Ceramic Dental Braces
  • Clear Dental Braces
  • Dental Brace
  • Invisalign®
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • Lingual Dental Braces
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Graduated in 2003

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Completed in 2006

  • Undergraduate School
    University of South Dakota

    Graduated in 1999

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Thornton's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Thornton

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Thornton's Care Philosophy

Here at Thornton Orthodontics, creating a straight, functional, and stunning smile is our goal for each and every patient we meet. Our orthodontist, Dr. Benjamin Thornton stops at nothing short of exceptional results with a focus on gentle patient care. Equally as important, our team makes every effort to get to know you and your family during your orthodontic experience. We want you to have a fabulous experience at our office, and a beautiful smile to show the world.