Dr. Robert Vanlaecken, DDS

Dr. Robert Vanlaecken, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Robert Vanlaecken, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Watertown, SD and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Unmc College Of Dentistry in 2008 and practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read his story

600 4th St NE

Watertown, SD 57201

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This content was provided by Dr. Vanlaecken "Dr. Rob S. VanLaecken received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) in 2008 from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College Of Dentistry where he graduated with High Honors. He then went on to complete his three-year orthodontic residency program, earning his Master of Science degree at West Virginia University in 2011. During his time there he conducted research on the CS 2000 appliance and has been published in Progress in Orthodontics. Dr. Rob is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the American Dental Association, and is currently the President of the Northern District Dental Society for South Dakota. He is board eligible for the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics. In his free time Dr. Rob loves spending time with his family. Together they enjoy slip and sliding, sledding, finding the best ever homemade ice cream recipes, and watching movies. An aspiring ukulele player, Dr. Rob loves to travel to new places and experience new things. He enjoys golfing with friends and family, curling, playing softball, hunting, and fishing. Dr. Rob also volunteers coaching youth soccer and softball. Dr. Rob and his wife, Kristin, have five children, Maia, Sophia, Ella, Sam, and Luke. Together they are involved in various community and church activities such as PACH (People Against Child Hunger), teaching CCD, and love being involved with family activities."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vanlaecken "Our mission: To create beautiful, confident smiles in a spirit of service to our patients and communities"

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

6  Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Overbite
  • Underbite

6  Procedures

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  • University Of South Dakota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Unmc College Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • West Virginia University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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