About Your Dentist
"Let us always meet each other with smiles, for a smile is the beginning of love." - Mother Teresa
Originally from Salt Lake City, Utah, Dr. Russell Morrow completed his undergraduate education at the University of Utah, with a major in Exercise Sports Science. He went on to attend New York University College of Dentistry where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery.
Personal Commitment to Professional Excellence
Dr. Morrow is committed to giving back to his community and conducts numerous free dental days throughout the Phoenix area. He also provides dental education in many of the local elementary schools.
Dr. Morrow is a President's Club recipient from Heartland Dental in recognition of his leadership, advanced dental skill, and service to the dental community. He is a Lead Mentor Doctor for Heartland Dental, overseeing the growth of over sixty doctors in three states as well as providing mentorship for hundreds of dentists throughout the United States.
Dr. Morrow hosts continuing education classes for new dentists so they can become proficient in dental basics like painless root canals and wisdom teeth removal. He is a clinical mentor for implant placements as well as advanced surgical techniques. Additionally, he directs an annual Aesthetic Continuum where his focus is on transforming smiles for the economically challenged community in the Phoenix area.
Dr. Morrow is passionate about the use of lasers in dental treatment and currently teaches a certification class as well as teaching for Biolase using a hard and soft tissue laser. Dr. Morrow is a Dental Examiner for the Western Regional Examination Board (WREB) and currently serves on the Arizona State Dental Board appointed by Governor Ducey and the Dental Exam Review Board (DERB).
As an instructor for Invisalign, Dr. Morrow truly appreciates the importance of having a straight smile. Invisalign recently honored him as an international semi-finalist for case of the year in 2017.
Personal Life & Hobbies
Away from the office, Dr. Morrow loves traveling with his wife, Rebecca and his daughters, Jayne and Reagan. They are avid water/snow skiers, and Dr. Morrow has a particular passion for golf. Dr. Morrow also served a full-time two-year church service mission to Nebraska and provides dentistry to those in need on dental missions to underdeveloped nations.