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James Crouse

Owner, The Brace Place

Dr. James Crouse is a board certified orthodontist with over thirty years of experience in the field of dentistry and orthodontics. James owns his Salisbury, Maryland-based practice, The Brace Place, and holds himself and his employees to the highest standards in orthodontics.


Dr. Crouse attended dental school at the University of Maryland at Baltimore after receiving his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland at College Park. He graduated magnacum laude from dental school in 1985 and went on to join the United States Air Force, completing his one-year practice residency in 1986 at Barksdale AFB Hospital.

Dr. Crouse practiced general dentistry at RAF Bentwaters in the United Kingdom for three years before leaving to complete his orthodontic training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, graduating the program in 1991. He then spent three years at Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany as an orthodontic consultant before returning home to the United States in 1994.

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A Smile To Change Your Life

A Guidebook To Orthodontic Care

A great smile is invaluable: It’s a sign of good dental hygiene, it boosts confidence, and it definitely makes you look great in family photos. Truthfully, a smile can change your life. But having a winning smile often means trips to the orthodontist, and if that evokes anxiety or even…

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