Dentists

The Russells are a three generation dental family.  All graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry and have lived and practiced in Brownsville.  Dr. Tom Russell IV and his brother, Dr. Andrew Russell are now carrying on the family tradition.  They keep abreast of the latest dental advances by attending continuing education courses throughout the year.  They are both active in the community and strive to make Brownsville “A Good Place to Live”…and smile!

Thomas D. Russell IV, DDS

“Dr. Tom” graduated from Haywood High School in 1986 and received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Tennessee at Martin.  He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1993 from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Memphis.  He is a member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, Tennessee Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and is a Fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.  Dr. Tom has completed post-doctoral training in cosmetic and restorative dentistry at the Las Vegas Institute, and implant prosthetics and surgery at the Misch International Implant Institute in Detroit.  He is committed to keeping current with new technology and procedures to insure the best quality treatment for his patients.  Away from the office, Dr. Tom enjoys fishing, tennis, basketball and spending time with his family.  They are all big Memphis Grizzlies fans.

Andrew D. Russell, DDS

“Dr. Andrew” graduated from Haywood High School in 1992 and received his Bachelor of Science degree from, Centre College in Danville, KY (Go Colonels!)  In 2000 he proudly became the fourth Russell to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Memphis.  He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Tennessee Dental Association.  The Academy of General Dentistry has awarded Dr. Andrew  Fellowship status in the AGD after he passed a qualifying exam and completed over 500 approved continuing education hours.  A large part of his practice is focused on orthodontics, making beautiful smiles by straightening teeth that grew in crooked or by closing unwanted spaces.  Dr. Andrew completed the Robert G. Gerety Comprehensive Orthodontic Education in Louisville, KY in 2003.  Hunting and sports occupy what little free time he has, and the UT Vols and Memphis Grizzlies can always be found playing on the TV at home.  His family attends and is very active in the First United Methodist Church in Brownsville.