Meet Dr. Thurber

Dr. Thurber is a local product having grown up in Medford Lakes.  He brings his talent and expertise back to South Jersey after attending the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.  Prior to Penn, Dr. Thurber received his Bachelors' of Science Degree from Dickinson College where he served as captain of the men's lacrosse team.

Dr. Thurber founded the Thurber Dental Spa on the premise that people should be able to relax while receiving profession care.  The office is outfitted with state of the art technologies and comfort ammenaties that create a whole new experience.  The comfort suites compliment the technologies ranging form CEREC to Laser to TDS Custom Whitening to the lastest, least invasive cosmetic procedures to dealing with dental anxiety and phobia.

Giving back to the community is very important to Dr. Thurber.  Throughout his career he has spent time volunteering with special needs clients and underserved children. 

Dr Thurber's focus is to stay out infront on the leading edge, he attends many courses throughout the year to help maintain this position.  The goal is to constantly improve the clients experience and health.  He also lectures to colleagues on these subjects both locally and nationally.  Dr. Thurber is a national lecturer for Den-Mat LLC, the manufacturers of LUMINEERS.  As well as lecturing, Dr. Thurber mentors young dentists as an instructor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Thurber is very compassionate and understanding of dental phobias and welcomes everyone with concerns or questions to contact the office.  Understanding the road blocks to treatment are important, but a path through these road blocks is the course to achieving better health.  This path is different for each individual and Dr Thurber and his staffare ready to lead the way.  Dr. Thurber takes time each week to meet with clients to discuss and answer any questions or concerns.  Please, contact him at the office to discuss how the team at the Thurber Dental Spa can help you achieve your oral health goals by scheduling a complementary consult.



Doctorate of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Bachelors’ of Science in Chemistry, Dickinson College

Bishop Eustace Preparatory School

Westfield Friends School



2007 America's Top Dentists, Consumer Reasearch Council of America

2007 South Jersey Magazine Top Dentist-Family/Cosmetics

2006 South Jersey Magazine Top Dentist-Family/Cosmetics


2001 NJSIAA Boys’ Lacrosse Team of the Year-Moorestown High School (Coach)


1996 John E. Benson Memorial, Chemistry Department, Dickinson College


Professional Memberships:


American Dental Association

New Jersey Dental Association

Southern Dental Association

Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation

Project Stretch



Personal interests: family, reading, coaching/playing lacrosse, skiing, surfing, ice hockey