Dr. Brian Thurman, a Fresno native is passionate about creating healthy and beautiful smiles. He is the only Ivy League trained orthodontist in Fresno and Clovis areas. Mentioned below are his qualifications:
- Graduated as the class salutatorian from Clovis West High School where he was also the basketball captain and 3 time valley champion of the men’s basketball team.
- Graduated with high honors in biopsychology from the University of California—Santa Barbara (UCSB).
- Earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the top of his class from the University of California, San Francisco.
- Completed a specialty orthodontic residency program at Columbia University in New York and earned a Master of Science in Orthodontics degree.
He loves hiking, surfing, snowboarding, playing golf and basketball. He enjoys spending quality time with his family. Along with his entire smile team, Dr. Brian contributes both time and effort in giving back to the local community. Even patients are encouraged to join the Thurman Orthodontics team in the volunteering initiatives at various charitable organizations in Fresno, Clovis and nearby localities.
He stays updated with the latest ongoing research and technology in the field of orthodontics by regularly undertaking continuing educational courses. He also participates actively in the on goings of various local, regional and national professional organizations which include the California Dental Association (CDA), the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) and the American Dental Association (ADA).
He is a premier preferred provider of Invisalign and is highly trained to treat patients of all ages.