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Dr. Thai Nguyen, DDS

Dentist, Cosmetic Dentist

Professional statement

***Note for MOLINA HEALTHCARE patients. We WILL NOT be able to see patients with MOLINA HEALTHCARE that are OVER 20 years old.*** Dr. Thai Vinh Nguyen obtained his Bachelor of Science in Biology and Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Washington, a very highly ranked dental school in the nation. He has been practicing dentistry in the Northwest since 1999. He is a General Dentist and practices ALL aspects of dentistry. He has a special keen interest in dentofacial orthopedics and orthodontics, and TMJ. He has accumulated over 1500 hours of CE credits which focus on orthodontics, orthopedics, TMJ, Sleep Apnea, etc. His orthodontic treatment goals are not only straight teeth, but also better facial profile, muscle harmony, and healthy TMJ. Dr. Nguyen strongly believes that many of cases could be accomplished with early intervention and non-extraction treatment. His other interests include Sleep disorders and implants. He holds the Diplomate of Board of International Orthodontics, (IBO), a Fellowship at the International Association for Orthodontics (IAO) and is an IAO Certified Senior Instructor. He also is a founding member of the Northwest Comprehensive Orthodontics/TMD Seminars Group. His Orthodontic/TMD seminars group is an AGD nationally approved continuing education organization for dentists. For the last four years, he has taught Orthodontic and TMD treatment to dentists in many cities. Dr. Thai Nguyen was trained with many world-renowned implantologists associated with the Implant Maxicourse ® at the University of Oregon School of Dentistry. He also holds an Associate Fellowship at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and a member of American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry.

In-network insurances

  • Advantica
  • Aetna
  • Aflac

Specialties

  • Cosmetic Dentist
  • Dentist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Dental School - University of Washington, Doctor of Dental Surgery

Professional memberships

  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • International Association for Orthodontics

Awards and publications

  • Diplomate of the International Board of Orthodontics
  • Speaker at 2013 International Association for Orthodontics Annual Meeting
  • Many Orthodontic and TMD treatment articles accepted for publication in the International Journal of Orthodontics

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1275688970

Office locations

Excellent Dental Care Center

3415 Auburn Way S, Suite 201

Auburn, WA 98092

Excellent Dental Care Center

1212 S 11th Street, Suite 20

Tacoma, WA 98405

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They did an amazing job, my teeth no longer have strains on them!
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She was very nice and well versed in her profession.
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Very professional and economical. Very satisfied with care!
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Excellent dentist. The best I have seen in my years of going to the dentist. The staff were amazing.
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Everybody was beyond friendly, they were very quick and it was very clean!
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My visit for orthodontist Thai Nguyen went well. They had good service, and they were efficient. I didn't have to wait for my appointment in the waiting room they took me right away. Friendly staff also!
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She is very professional and knowledgable. She took time to understand my circumstances and concerns and is willing to work with me for a good outcome.
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Very gentle and a very nice guy to talk to. Staff was very nice as well :-)
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So far, great all around.
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I liked her she was very nice :)
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