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David Russell, DVM

Dr. David Russell is a native Oklahoman and grew up in Tulsa.  He attended the University of Kansas and graduated with a biology degree in 1991.  In 1997 he graduated from Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine and received his veterinary degree.  He began his career working at a veterinary clinic in Colorado Springs before he moved back to Tulsa and started his own veterinary practice.  After being in practice for several years, he completed a rigorous dental residency and credentialing process and passed the examination to become a Fellow of the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry and a Diplomate of the American Veterinary Dental College.  In addition to being an adjunct professor at OSU’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, he operates a dental practice in Tulsa called Veterinary Dental Center of Tulsa.