Highly trained. Highly respected.
Highly committed to fun.
You want an orthodontist who’s qualified, experienced, and trustworthy. Your kids want someone friendly, approachable, and fun.
Meet Dr. Wirthlin.
Renowned Expertise in Your Neighborhood
Texas Children’s Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine
UT Health Science Center School of Dentistry
& The American Board of Orthodontists
all trust Dr. Wirthlin.
You can, too.
Fun & Friendly Practice
As a father of four, Dr. Wirthlin gets kids.
And having worked with children of all ages in a surgical setting at Texas Children’s Hospital, he knows how to put his patients at ease.
Dr. Wirthlin truly cares about his clients and builds rapport with each person he treats.
Easy-going. Relatable. Fun.
beautiful smiles without the stress.
Qualifications & Experience
Director of Orthodontics at Texas Children’s Hospital
Board Certified AND a Board Examiner for the American Board of Orthodontists
Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine
Assistant Professor at UT Health Science Center in the Houston Dept. of Orthodontics
Completed an ADA-accredited Craniofacial Fellowship at NYU, allowing him to treat kids with cleft lip and cleft palate
Graduated Valedictorian from UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Certifications & Memberships
Board Certified, American Board of Orthodontics
Member, American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association
Member, American Association of Orthodontics
Member, American Dental Education Association
Member, American Dental Association
Dr. John Wirthlin is one of a few orthodontists in the nation who has completed a fellowship in Craniofacial Orthodontics.
His patients value his specialized training and experience, which enable him to create treatment plans for all kinds of patients—from those with straightforward orthodontic needs to those with a history of cleft lip, cleft palate, or other craniofacial abnormalities.
But what they most appreciate is his friendly manner and honest, straightforward approach.
Dr. Wirthlin continues to practice part-time on the cleft palate and craniofacial teams at Texas Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Wirthlin Lives & Works in Sienna Plantation, TX
You may have seen him with his four kids at the soccer fields or at the local elementary, middle, or high school (he’s got kids in all three!).
He loves hanging out with his family around the table playing games. In his free time, he enjoys water skiing, snow skiing, camping, and hiking.