About Us

Our office is a family oriented office with a fun atmosphere geared toward enhancing your orthodontic experience.

New Patients

We promote an open clinic policy which encourages parents/guardians to accompany their child at their visit if desired.


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Our Services

Orthodontists today can successfully correct most problems regardless of the patient’s age.

Dr. Jeff Backus

Creating Hoover’s Best Smiles!

Dr. Jeff Backus grew up in Hoover, Alabama attending Berry High School and was valedictorian of his class. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Auburn University where he finished Summa Cum Laude. He earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from The University of Alabama at Birmingham.

After completing dental school, he went on to complete specialty training and earn a Certificate in Orthodontics from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. He gives back to the community, supports of local schools and serves on the board of the Hoover City Schools Foundation.

He is an active member at Prince of Peace Catholic Church and supports organizations including but not limited to Smiles Change Lives, Camp Smile-A-Mile & the Ronald McDonald House. When Dr. Backus is not creating magnificent smiles, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Dominique and their three children: Connelly, Holland and Miller.

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Welcome To The Office Of Dr. Jeffrey Backus

We provide orthodontic solutions to suit your needs, lifestyle and personal preferences. We offer personalized care with only one doctor and an experienced team. Located in Hoover, AL, Dr. Jeff Backus and his team specialize in helping patients of all ages achieve a healthy, beautiful smile.

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5-Star Google Reviews

  • NbEdwin G. AvatarNbEdwin G.

    My son had an exceptional , transformative orthodontic experience with Dr. Barcus. The staff were friendly , kind, attentive , and experienced. I would highly recommend Dr. Barcus for your kids orthodontic needs😀

  • Nina W. AvatarNina W.

    Wonderful experience, friendly staff & a beautiful smile at the end of it all. My daughter enjoyed her time. Highly recommend

  • Donald B. AvatarDonald B.

    I just want to thank Backus Orthodontics for getting me all straightened out. Dr. Backus and his staff are well equipped to handle any patient. They made my experience an easy one. I will be recommending them to friends and family. Thanks again

  • Crazy K. AvatarCrazy K.

    Dr. Backus did my braces over 15 years ago! People who don't even know me keep coming up to me to tell me how straight and beautiful my teeth are. I am so thankful that he was my orthodontist. My smile is one of my favorite things about myself... read more

  • Beast R. AvatarBeast R.

    We have 3 sets of braces with Backus so far and every single experience has been complete excellence from start to finish!

5-Star Facebook Reviews

  • Kimberly M. AvatarKimberly M.

    Dr Backus and his staff were wonderful to work with and always attentive -thank you for her beautiful smile!

  • Shannon L. AvatarShannon L.

    This was a fantastic experience for my son. They do so much for all of their clients. They always have a smile and are a lot of fun. Very quick and eager to help whenever a situation arises.

  • Elena M. AvatarElena M.

    Love it there!

  • Shyla D. AvatarShyla D.

    Very caring and happy atmosphere!

  • Mary L. AvatarMary L.

    Amazing customer service and very personal staff!!!

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