Dr. Terry Bangorn, MS, DMD
Board Certified Orthodontist
Dr. Terry is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. She earned her DMD degree from Southern Illinois University Dental School in 1995, graduating with honors. Dr. Terry was awarded the Alpha Omega Award for highest academic standing, and was inducted into the OKU Dental Honor Society at Southern Illinois University Dental School in Alton, Illinois. Prior to earning the dental degree, she had already earned a Master's degree in Education from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia, and a Master's degree in Chemistry from St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri.
She completed a General Practice Residency at Fort Carson, Colorado and proudly served as a general dentist with the U.S. Army in Augsburg, Germany and in San Antonio, Texas until 2002.
In 2004 Dr. Terry completed an intensive two-year orthodontic specialty program at the University of Missouri Dental School in Kansas City and was awarded the Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.
After several years of orthodontic practice in San Antonio, Texas, and because of her previous exposure to the beauty of the Rocky Mountains, Dr. Terry in 2007 decided to open Smiles for Colorado Orthodontics in Colorado Springs.
She is currently a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Board of Orthodontics, Charles H. Tweed International Foundation for Orthodontic Research and Education, Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists, Colorado Dental Association and Colorado Springs Dental Society. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, cooking, gardening, and travel.