Dr. Shane Blacker, DDS

Dr. Shane Blacker, DDS

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Orthodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o
(167)

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Dr. Shane Blacker, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 8 years. He practices orthodontics.Read his story

Blacker Orthodontics

3200 S Alma School Rd Ste 201

Chandler, AZ 85248
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Dental
  • DenteMax
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana

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Dr. Blacker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blacker "Dr. Shane K. Blacker graduated from Case Western Reserve University Dental School after receiving his Bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University. Following dental school he entered and completed a general practice residency at the University Of Utah Hospital. He then pursued his orthodontic specialty training at the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center for 2 years. Dr. Blacker has achieved the prestigious status of diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. This is a rigorous program of testing and review that only one in four Orthodontists ever achieve. Additionally, Dr. Blacker is an active member of the American Board or Orthodontists, American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, Arizona Orthodontic Society, Arizona Orthodontic Study Club and the Saguaro Dental Club. He believes that it is vital to continue updating his education by attending professional meetings, scientific lectures, and advanced education courses in the fields of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. By staying current with advances in the field of orthodontics, Dr. Blacker is able to provide patients with both well founded, scientifically sound treatment that is up to date. Born and raised in Idaho, Dr. Blacker settled in Arizona to enjoy its warm weather. Dr. Blacker loves to spend time with his wife and six children; in fact, you just might see him at his children's dance recitals and Little League games. He is active in the communities of Chandler and Tempe where he works with the Boy Scouts and his church organization. A fierce fan of the Sun Devils, Diamondbacks and Cardinals, he watches as many games as he can. He is also an avid golfer and, although his spare time is limited, he enjoys a game on any of the many golf courses around the valley. The journey continues for Dr. Blacker as he attends workshops and courses designed to stay abreast of the future of orthodontics; all the very things that allow him to make valuable contributions to the communities of Tempe and Chandler."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blacker "At Blacker Orthodontics, we offer state-of-the-art technology to suit both adult and pediatric orthodontic needs. In addition to traditional braces and Invisalign, we also practice surgical and restorative orthodontics and provide therapy for TMJ. Our philosophy is simple – to provide each of our patients with the highest quality of care in a comfortable and relaxing environment. We make sure our patients achieve successful treatment results and leave our office with the smile they've always wanted. Dr. Shane Blacker is proud to be an Invisalign Preferred Provider. To achieve this status, Dr. Blacker demonstrated an exceptional level of Invisalign experience and met clinical education requirements. Dr. Blacker sees all of his patients promptly so you can get back to your busy day. Contact our office to schedule your complimentary consultation at either of our two convenient locations in Chandler and Tempe. We look forward to helping you begin your smile transformation."

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1  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics

17  Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Overjet
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Underbite

21  Procedures

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Invisalign Teen®
  • Invisalign®
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Aligners
  • Orthodontic Procedures
  • Palatal Expander
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces
  • Surgical Orthodontics
  • Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Diplomate of the Arizona Board of Orthodontics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Blacker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Blacker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontics AAO, Member
  • American Board of Orthodontics, Member
  • Arizona Dental Association AZDA, Member
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics PCSO, Member

Dr. Blacker's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blacker to family and friends
167 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (167)

  • 5
    (159)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Blacker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Love this place!!! They are such a wonderful group!!
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Excellent for adult braces. Would recommend highly.
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