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Corpus Christi Orthodontist

Getting You Straighter Teeth in Half the Time!

For over 54 years, the Vaughan & Vaughan practice has provided proficient and personalized orthodontic services to individuals and families across Texas. As a result, we have successfully treated countless patients, and we have gained an in-depth understanding of this specialty area of dentistry. We can assist you, too. Whether you need straighter teeth, suffer from a misaligned jaw, or want a more beautiful smile, we can handle it. Using cutting-edge techniques and technology, we can fulfill your orthodontic needs quickly and efficiently.

As a boutique practice, we are able to commit 100% of our time, effort, and resources to each of our patients. When you work with us, you get a whole team of knowledgeable professionals working for you. Our team truly cares about our patients, and we will do everything we can to help you achieve your goals. Dr. Janet Vaughan continues the legacy that her father, Dr. O.B. Vaughan, began when she joined the practice in 1992. As a board-certified orthodontist, she has a wide breadth of knowledge and an extensive skill set. You can rely on us to help you get the smile you’ve always wanted. Call us today at (361) 210-3481 to schedule your appointment!

We Are a Platinum
Invisalign Provider! 

See Why Families Trust Us Over Our Competitors 

  • Free Smile Simulations!

    We use the iTero Element Scanner to create a 3D model of your mouth and show you what your new smile could look like! 

  • Flexible Financing Options Available

    We offer flexible financing options to our patients to help you get your brighter smile at the right price. 

  • Convenient Appointment Times

    We do our best to work around your schedule. We know life can be hectic, we're here to make it easier! 

  • Individualized Attention

    We always make sure that you're getting the individualized attention you need. No two patients are the same. 

We Are Recognized 
for being Exceptional 

There's a Reason We're the Leading Choice

  • Dr. Janet Vaughan is amazing!

    “Dr. Janet Vaughan is amazing! She truly cares about all her patients! Before I got my braces on she called me personally and got to know me better before I went in for my appointment! Everyone there ...”

    - J.P.
  • Thank you Vaughan and Vaughan Orthodontics!

    “Dr. Janet Vaughan and her staff of courteous professionals work efficiently to ensure that each patient receives superior treatment! Dr. Janet has a passion for her profession that is contagious with ...”

    - M.M.
  • The hours she puts into her patients has to be endless.

    “We are just starting this journey, but so far everything about our experience has exceeded my expectations. The staff is warm and friendly. I don't feel like we are just a number.. I love that Dr. ...”

    - R.M.
  • I would highly recommend Dr. Vaughan!

    “Dr.Vaughan and her staff are great! They truly care about their patients and we have had a great experience! Now our 2nd son has begun his treatment plan. I would highly recommend Dr. Vaughan!”

    - T.P.
  • Couldn't be happier with the results!!

    “We are doing Invisalign with my daughter and couldn't be happier with the results!! There are a lot less appointments required and less pain/ discomfort with the entire process. We did traditional ...”

    - V.G.

Meet Your Ortho Team!

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    Dr. Janet Vaughan
    Janet Lynn Vaughan was born and raised in Corpus Christi. After graduating from Richard King High School, she received degrees from Baylor University (B.S.), Baylor College of Dentistry (D.D.S.), and University of Oklahoma Health Science Center (M.S. in Orthodontics). After completion of her specialty training in 1992, she joined her father in practice.
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    Dr. O. B. Vaughan


    Orthodontics has lost one of the “tallest trees in its forest.” O.B. Vaughan was a giant sequoia. This seemingly indefatigable man who blessed all around him with a warm, infectious smile and a kind word was dearly loved and respected by all.
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    Alexis Wilson

    Scheduling Coordinator

    Alexis is a registered dental assistant and our most recent member to the "Dream Team" - with 5 years as a hospital corpsman in the navy reserves. Her favorite part about the job is interacting with patients on a day-to-day basis while developing a strong patient relationship and providing a great experience here in the office. Alexis is the mother to two children, Tayler and Kinsley. In her spare time, she enjoys warm weather by going to the beach or taking her little ones to the park.
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    Lydia Moreno

    Treatment Coordinator

    Lydia joined our practice in 1995. She welcomes new patients to the practice and answers any treatment questions to help them get started on treatment. She also helps patients find affordable financing for all their orthodontic needs. Lydia loves seeing the excitement on new patients’ faces as they embark on this new chapter of their lives. Lydia is a mother of two wonderful daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys doing Zumba, going to the movies, and spending time with family and friends.
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    Katherine Perales

    Orthodontic Assistant

    Katherine is a registered dental assistant and has been working in the orthodontic specialty for over eight years. Joining our team right out of school, she has advanced training and works closely with Dr. Janet Vaughan in helping new patients get started. With her skills and knowledge, she is able to help our patients achieve a beautiful smile. In her spare time, Katherine is a proud mother and loves spending time with family and friends.
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    Margie Castro

    Office Manager

    With more than 22 years of experience in dentistry, Margie is here to assist our patients with insurance, billing, and contract needs. Most importantly, she makes sure that everyone feels comfortable and at ease while visiting our practice. Margie loves being part of the “DREAM TEAM” and seeing our patient’s excitement as they progress with their treatment and their appreciation of the wonderful service they have received. Away from the office, Margie enjoys spending time with her husband of 35 ...
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    Iliana Arredondo

    Orthodontic Assistant

    Iliana joined the ”DREAM TEAM” in 2019. She loves assisting and taking care of our patients to make them feel welcome and comfortable each and every visit. Her favorite part of the job is being able to be a part of the patients smile transformation. On her time off and away from the office, Iliana enjoys spending time at the beach and hanging out with family and friends.
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    Analiesa Wilson

    Orthodontic Assistant

    Analiesa is a registered dental assistant who joined our Dream Team with 3 years of Orthodontic experience! She loves using her skills and training to help create beautiful smiles for our patients. Analiesa loves being a mother to her daughter, Maleah. In her spare time she enjoys going off shore fishing and to the shooting range with her fiancé.
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    Melissa M.

    Records Coordinator, Orthodontic Assistant

    Melissa previously worked for us for five years. She then took time off to raise her children. Due to her love of the orthodontic field, Melissa returned to us in the fall of 2016. Melissa is a proud mother of two children and loves to go fishing with her husband on her days off.

Our Patients Love Us

Maria Barilas

“When I came in and explained to Dr. Vaughan what I hoped for, she was able to work out the treatment for me. I would never smile with my teeth because I was embarrassed. Now I feel like I'm able to smile and not be embarrassed!” - Maria Barilas

Caleb Kwiatkowskiv

“I was lucky enough to get Invisalign®. It really helped me get my teeth back in shape. It didn’t take long and that’s what I liked about it—it was easy, smooth, and quick.” ~ Caleb K