Meet the Orthodontist

Thomas A. Thurston, DMD
Specialist in Orthodontics


Dr. Thomas Thurston graduated Magna Cum Laude from Oregon State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in General Science. He completed his DMD degree at Oregon Health Sciences University in 1995, graduating with High Honors for finishing with the second highest GPA in the OHSU Dental School Class of 1995. His Orthodontic Residency degree was also completed at Oregon Health Sciences University in 1997.

Dr. Thurston enjoys the unsurpassed outdoor recreational opportunities this wonderful area has to offer, including hunting, fishing, camping, and hiking. He especially enjoys spending time with his family and is involved in his church. He also loves many sports and is active in aviation, receiving his private pilot certificate in 2013.

Dr. Thurston is currently a member of the following
dental and orthodontic organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Montana Dental Association
  • Montana First District Dental Society
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists
  • Montana State Society of Orthodontists
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Society