Dr. Thomas Drechsler
Before studying dentistry at the University of Mainz, Dr. Thomas Drechsler completed a three-and-a-half year training program as a dental technician.
After his studies, he specialized in orthodontics in Wiesbaden and Bad Soden in Germany and in the US before becoming a board-licensed orthodontist at the University of Kiel, Germany. Dr. Drechsler has run his own orthodontic practice in Wiesbaden since 1997.
His area of special expertise is invisible treatment of misaligned teeth. In addition to early treatment in children, he focuses on adult patients. Dr. Drechsler also regularly serves as a consulting orthodontist to associated private practices in Switzerland and Germany.
For over fifteen years, he has been a clinical speaker for Align Technology Europe and has been named a “Diamond Doctor ,” successfully treating over about 2000 patients with Invisalign.
Dr. Drechsler is past president of the European Society of Lingual Orthodontics (ESLO), war von 2003 bis 2012 der Vicepräsident der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Linguale Orthodontie (DGLO), ist Präsident Past der Zahnärztlich-Wissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft Wiesbaden und seit seiner Gründung 2007 Vorstandsmitglied (Pressesprecher) der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Aligner Orthodontie (DGAO) since it was founded in 2007.
Dr. Drechsler has developed a number of instruments for orthodontic treatments (an IPR set, an Easy Lift aligner removal tool, special pliers, AlignerTimer app), does academic research in conjunction with different universities, and holds presentations around the globe on the topic of invisible orthodontics.
Since 2013, he has annually been named one of the nation’s top physicians by the German magazine Focus and he was recognized for several scientific awards.