Dr. Jessica Thayer is an ABO (American Board-Certified) orthodontist with nearly 15+ years in the dental field as a trained hygienist, dentist and orthodontist. Not only is she Yuma’s only female orthodontist, Dr. Thayer is honored with numerous awards and distinctions during her years in college, dental school and orthodontic residency.
Dr. Thayer is originally from Sedona, Arizona and had great pleasure spending the last few years practicing orthodontics in Bangor, Maine and the greater Phoenix area. She completed her undergraduate degree in dental hygiene from Northern Arizona University (NAU). She then completed her dental and post-graduate orthodontic training earning her master’s in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at the AT Stills University (Mesa, AZ).
Outside the office, Dr. Thayer enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband (Brandon), 2 young children (Layla & Carson) and their two dogs (Beef Cake & Mac).
Dr. Thayer looks forward to serving her patients and community.