Dr. Michelle Thornberg

Dr. Michelle Thornberg is licensed in both Orthodontics and Dentistry in the state of Michigan and is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Michelle Thornberg started her dental career by becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist and Registered Dental Assistant. In 1995 she obtained her doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Michigan and then in 1997 she completed her orthodontic specialty training program at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry where she received her Specialty Certificate for Orthodontics and a Master of Science degree. Dr. Thornberg has written chapters in orthodontic text books and graphically designed the covers of the book. She is Married to Robert Paden and has a blended family with 5 children. They enjoy golfing, hiking, sports, camping and their 3 dogs.


Orthodontic Assistant

Michele has been working as an orthodontic assistant for many years. She enjoys camping and motorcycles.


Financial and Appointment Coordinator

New to the field of orthodontics, but enjoying the interaction with the patients and families.
She enjoys spending time with the grand child and dogs.