Dr. Schackel obtained his bachelor's degree and Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Illinois, and a certificate in orthodontics from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He has provided the highest quality orthodontic care since 1977, when he started his private practice in Santa Fe.
Dr. Schackel is board eligible and a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, the New Mexico Dental Association and the Santa Fe District Dental Society.
Away from the office, Dr. Schackel and his wife, Toni, enjoy the outdoors: golf, tennis, and beach activities. They enjoy sports, traveling and spending time with family!
We believe that orthodontic treatment has the potential to change lives considering the functional, esthetic and psychological benefits it may have on people. We strive to provide the highest quality orthodontic care possible in an educational and friendly environment. We hope that all our patients can look back upon their treatment as being an enjoyable and worthwhile experience.