John Joseph Thaler II | Prosthodontist | ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers

John Joseph Thaler II


ClearChoice Dental Implants Harrisburg is here to guide you through the teeth replacement process, regardless of where you are in your journey. Dental implants are a popular and effective solution for missing or failing teeth because they provide a permanent base for fixed replacement teeth. Unlike dentures or bridges, dental implants fit, feel, and function more like your natural teeth.

It is recommended not to delay treatment as gum disease can lead to serious health problems like stroke, heart disease, and cancer. ClearChoice Dental Implants Harrisburg can help you find a permanent solution to your dental problems and get you on the road to good oral and overall health. Dental implants are a simple, long-lasting treatment that can help you smile and eat properly again. If you’re looking for a single tooth, several teeth, or your entire upper or lower arch, dental implants may be the right option for you.

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About Dr. Thaler II

Dr. Thaler received an AB in Mathematics from Holy Cross College and Bachelor of Science degrees in Zoology and Science Education from the University of Maryland. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery and completed a General Practice Residency at Portsmouth Naval Hospital and his Residency in Prosthodontics at the Naval Dental School in Bethesda.

In addition to being a key member of the team at ClearChoice Dental Implant Center in Harrisburg, Dr. Thaler has served as a Dental Officer in the United States Navy. He had a private Prosthodontic practice in Delaware for 18 years and has practiced in Pennsylvania since 1991. He has served on the faculties of Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, Temple University Dental School, and the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Thaler has been a member of the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics, the American College of Prosthodontists, the Pennsylvania Prosthodontics Association, and the Academy of Osseointegration. In his free time, he enjoys family time, reading, woodworking, and triathlon endurance competition.

“Helping a fellow human being eliminate their pain, suffering and embarrassment, reviving their hope, and restoring their health, comfort, function, esthetics and self-esteem is, indeed, a treasured privilege.”

Career Highlights

  • AB – Holy Cross College
  • BS – University of Maryland
  • DDS – Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
  • Member of the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics
  • Member of the American College of Prosthodontists
  • Member of the Pennsylvania Prosthodontics Association
  • Member of the Academy of Osseointegration
  • Retired Naval Dental Officer
  • Has lectured locally, nationally and in Canada on the topics of Prosthodontics and dental implants
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