Meet Dr. Thomas

Orthodontist: Tejjy Thomas, DMDTejjy Thomas

Dr. Tejjy M.Thomas is a dual Ivy-league trained and certified orthodontic specialist. After a childhood exposed to various cultures and countries, he brought his international flair to Philadelphia, where he received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated with honors.

After several years of practicing as a restorative dentist, his passion for continued learning and interest in orthodontics led him back to the University of Pennsylvania to do his post-doctoral training in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics. He has been dedicated to practicing orthodontics and creating beautiful smiles ever since.

He is proud to be an orthodontic faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania and enjoys teaching and giving back to the residency program where he received his training.

Dr. Thomas is active in the dental community and is a member of:

  • American Association of Orthodontists (AAO)
  • Fellow of the World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO)
  • Society of Orthodontic Educators (SOE)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Dawson Academy of Occlusion

Dr. Thomas was honored to be recently selected by the American Association of Orthodontics as one of its “Young Leaders for the Future of Orthodontics” at their winter meeting.

He believes orthodontics is all about making a difference in his patients’ lives.