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Meet Dr. Russell

dr russellA native of Columbus and graduate of Heritage Academy High School, Dr. Russell chose to initiate predoctoral training at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. He then completed his bachelor’s degree in general business administration at Mississippi State University. After completing his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Mississippi, he continued his dental education at the University of Pennsylvania, where he received Specialty Certification in Orthodontics. Dr. Russell joined the orthodontic practice of his father, Dr. John Russell, Jr., in 1988 and has continued the practice since his father’s retirement.

Dr. Russell is a member of the American Dental Association, the Mississippi Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists and the Mississippi Association of Orthodontists. He has served as President of the Mississippi Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Russell is also an active member of the Columbus Rotary Club.

Dr. Russell and his wife Pat are active members of Main Street Presbyterian Church in Columbus, where they attend with their four children.

Meet the staff

Meet Our Staff

The staff at Russell Orthodontics is committed to providing superior service and excellent care to the residents in and around the areas of Amory, Columbus, and Tupelo, Mississippi. Dr. John Russell takes great pride in employing a staff of experienced professionals. Our commitment to excellent service includes not only great orthodontic treatment but also a warm, friendly office atmosphere.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding your treatment, please do not hesitate to ask one of our knowledgeable team members. Our staff has many years of experience in orthodontics and we look forward to meeting the needs of our patients.

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Amy Price
Orthodontic Assistant

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Jenn Ray
New Patient Coordinator

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Wendy Pittman
Scheduling Coordinator

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Shelby Bolton
Orthodontic Assistant

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Jennifer Rawls
Orthodontic Assistant

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Russell Orthodontics is proud to have been voted the Best Orthodontic Clinic in Northeast Mississippi and West Alabama for WCBI's 2022 Viewer's Choice Awards!

Thank you to our amazing patients
and to everyone who voted!

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