Dr. Michael Thurman, DDS

Dr. Michael Thurman, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Michael Thurman, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco in 2007 and practices orthodontics.

9550 Brimhall Rd # B

Bakersfield, CA 93312

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Thurman's conditions and procedures:

Ceramic Dental Braces
Clear Dental Braces
Dental Brace
Invisalign®
Invisible Dental Braces
Surgical Orthodontics

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Thurman Orthodontic Mission: To better lives and brighten futures through beautiful, more attractive smiles. We offer premier customer service, and the highest quality orthodontic care, in a fun and friendly environment where every patient is treated, and feels, like family.

Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics

Education

2009
University Of Washington
Residency Hospital
2007
University Of California, San Francisco
Medical School
2003
University Of California, Santa Barbara
Undergraduate School
2009
2007
2003

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Thurman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thurman

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

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Friendly Doctor and Staff ,Clean environment. Same day braces ??. Good payment plan options. After putting on braces ?? you are seen every 3 months. If any problems they “Try” to schedule you in as soon as possible. Sometimes they try to say they don’t have anything open on the same day or the next...Read More
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My problem with their office is that the estimate for ortho treatment and the actual contract turned out to be very different. They took our two daughters back and began putting their braces on before contracts were signed and when the contracts were completed we were not given the discounts that...Read More
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I recommend Dr. Thurman and his practice 100 percent. As a teen, I had braces a couple times and always had a horrible experience with staff and the care they gave me. Now, as an adult with a child and I needing ortho care, I called his office and was seen within a week of making a complimentary...Read More
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I went into Dr Thurman's after visiting other Orthodontist in town. I told him that other Dr's had wanted to pull a tooth or two before and that I didn't want to have that done. He said no problem! I have been very happy to see all the results at his office. I never have a long wait time and it is...Read More
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Aetna
Ameritas
Ameritas PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers Plus POS
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Carelink HMO
Delta Dental
Delta Dental PPO
Guardian
DentalGuard Preferred
Health Net
Humana
MetLife
MetLife PDP
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
Dental
Navigate HMO
United Healthcare
WellPoint