Dr. Thomas C. Kappen is an internationally known orthodontist with qualifications from three different continents (Asia, North America and Europe). He completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) and Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) from India. After teaching in various universities, he moved to USA and completed Master of Science in Dentistry (MS) in Orthodontics from Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. While in USA he worked at The Herbert Hoover Dental Clinic, St. Louis, Missouri. He later moved to Doha, Qatar to work at Hamad Medical Corporation. Later on he worked in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at Hail Dental Centre, Hail and at King Fahd Military Medical Complex, Dhahran. After Saudi Arabia, he moved to Doha, Qatar to work at Dr. Sarah’s Specialist Dental Centre.
Dr. Kappen, received the Membership in Orthodontics of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MOrthRCSEd), UK. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine (FRSM), UK. He was American Board of Orthodontics certified from 2005 to 2010. He has publications in various dental journals, and has made presentations and lectures at various conferences. He has participated in numerous courses and conferences. He has about 18 years of experience in orthodontics and treats both adults and children. He uses the latest techniques including Invisible Aligners, Damon Braces, Lingual Braces, micro implants, etc. Dr. Kappen has received many awards and honors including the International College of Dentists award.