Meet Dr. Russell Kittleson

Dr. Russell Kittleson, DDS

Consultant Doctor

Dr. Russell Kittleson is internationally known for excellence in orthodontic treatment. He has been recognized numerous times for his outstanding dedication to his profession and to orthodontic education. 

Dr. Kittleson graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry in Milwaukee, WI. He earned his Orthodontic Certificate from the University of Illinois, Chicago. As one of the founders of the graduate orthodontic program at Marquette University, he currently serves as an adjunct professor of clinical orthodontics.

The Wisconsin Society of Orthodontists recognized Dr. Kittleson with a special service award in 1991, and in 1997 he was honored by Marquette University with the Distinguished Alumnus in Dentistry Award. The Marquette Orthodontic Department honored him in 2000 for his dedication and contributions to the program. In 2005, Dr. Kittleson received the Earl E. Shepard Distinguished Service Award from the Midwestern Society of Orthodontists, the highest honor given by that organization. In 2006, he received the Part-time Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, also from the Marquette University School of Dentistry.

Dr. Kittleson is a fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the American College of Dentists. He is a past-president of the Midwest Component of the Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists, the Wisconsin Society of Orthodontists, and the Marquette University Dental Alumni Association.