About Dr. Gibson

About Thomas Gibson, D.D.S., M.S.

Dr. Tom Gibson, our orthodontic specialist, has been practicing in Southern California for 20 years. He grew up in San Clemente, and earned a Bachelor’s degree in biology at the University of California at Irvine. He then went on to Northwestern University Dental School, where he received his D.D.S. with honors and was accepted into Northwestern’s highly selective two-year advanced training residency in orthodontics. Upon completion of that program, he received a Master’s degree in oral biology and a specialty certificate in orthodontics.

Dr. Gibson has practiced with faculty and alumni from the most prestigious dental schools, and is known to be a conscientious and compassionate orthodontist. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, the California Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Harbor Dental Society.

Dr. Gibson has been married for 20 years and has four school-age children. Away from the office he keeps busy with his kids’ activities. He is a former motocross racer and now enjoys mountain biking.

Curriculum Vitae

Orthodontic Residency
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Dental School
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

University of California, Irvine

Professional Affiliations
American Association of Orthodontists
American Dental Association
Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
California Association of Orthodontists
California Dental Association
Harbor Dental Society