Welcome to STORK ORTHODONTICS! If you are looking for braces, Invisalign, or Invisalign Teen for an adult, child, or adolescent in the Greater Des Moines Area you are in the right place.

Orthodontist Dr Jim Stork West Des Moines IA

West Des Moines orthodontist Dr. James T. Stork and his team are excited to welcome you into the Stork Orthodontics family.  You will experience a positive environment perfectly suited for you and your family.  If you love building relationships that last a lifetime and are looking for a "sensational smile" you've found the right place.  We invite you to learn more about us and why Dr. Stork is the orthodontist for you, your family, and your friends.

  • Dr. Stork is a certified provider of Invisalign and Invisalign Teen: the "Clear" alternative to braces!
  • Our orthodontic practice utilizes the most advanced diagnostic techniques available today with i-CAT 3D imaging.

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  • We offer the latest technology in orthodontics, including the Damon System which uses smaller, more comfortable, more efficient brackets than traditional braces.
  • Our practice is a fun place to be! We offer a warm, friendly, and always lively atmosphere where conversation is encouraged and smiles come naturally!
  • Financing options are available to meet the needs of your family and budget.
  • Your time is valuable, and we respect that. We offer convenient office hours, extensive use of modern technology for fast, effective treatment, and our team is always available when you have questions or need assistance. We run "on-schedule" so that you can too!


Have you ever wished for a straighter, healthier smile, but not looked forward to all the metal wires and bands that often go along with braces? At Stork Orthodontics we can make your dream of having a new smile come to life, and without any metal! Dr. James Stork is a certified Invisalign orthodontist, giving patients a “clearly” effective and incredibly comfortable way to wear braces!

If you have ever been told you are not a good candidate for Invisalign, would like a second opinion, and are still interested in learning more about Invisalign invisible braces in West Des Moines IA, contact our office and schedule your FREE Orthodontic Consultation today.

Invisalign Teen

Have you wanted straight teeth, but you're not as excited about metal braces as we are? Have you thought the team has a game this Friday night; homecoming is in a month and what about my yearbook pictures?! Don't stress; with Invisalign Teen you won't need to skip any events, turn down any dates, wear a paper bag over your head or hide out in your room for two years! Invisalign Teen aligners are a perfect fit for your lifestyle, because aligners are:

  • Clear
  • Removable
  • Super comfortable
  • Easy to clean
  • Customized just for you

Damon Braces System

We are pleased to offer our patients leading-edge orthodontic care with the Damon® System. Damon braces are more comfortable and efficient than traditional braces. That means little to no soreness and fewer office visits. Thanks to these innovative new braces, you can achieve a perfect smile faster and easier than ever before. Interested in learning more? Schedule a FREE consultation with Dr. Stork and let a trained orthodontist explain to you how Damon braces can enhance your orthodontic experience.

  1. Great results in less time - Depending on your case, this could shorten your treatment by several months. After analyzing your specific needs, we will be able to provide you with a treatment plan that will have you smiling soon!
  2. Damon braces allow freedom of movement – resulting in faster results with gentler forces.
  3. Precise and effective – We can reduce the need for many of the time-consuming and complicated procedures that are used with traditional braces.
  4. Fewer adjustments are required – As a result, your appointments will be faster and fewer in number.
  5. Less discomfort than traditional braces. Also, Damon braces are smaller and easier to keep clean than traditional braces.

Choosing an orthodontist in Des Moines IA

Are you looking for a "friendly and personable" orthodontist that is "easy to get along with"?  Someone that goes "above and beyond" and is a "truly genuine person"?  Maybe someone that is always in a "great mood" with a "positive outlook" that makes you "leave in better spirits then when you went in" and will "always leave you smiling"?  Have you ever thought that orthodontics should be a "comfortable and relaxing experience"?  Did you ever think with your busy life, your orthodontist could provide the "perfect timeline" to coordinate treatment to fit your schedule?  Are you looking for a "life changing outcome"? According to Dr. Stork's patients there is "no one better"!  Check out our Testimonials page to see what patients are saying.

When you’re ready to take the next step and contact an orthodontist about braces or Invisalign in West Des Moines IA, please contact Stork Orthodontics at 515-608-8722 for your FREE orthodontic consultation and get ready to start smiling!

New patients are always welcome!