"I think I have the best job in the world. It's a perfect blend of art, science, and patient interaction that comes together for amazing results. Of course we're proud of our work, but the ultimate reward is watching our patients enjoy their beautiful, healthy smiles." - Dr. Brian Klein
Dr. Brian Klein attended Indiana University where he majored in Nutrition Science and minored in Biology. Following in his father, Dr. Christopher Klein’s, footsteps, he continued on to Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, graduating with his Doctorate of Dental Medicine with honors. Dr. Klein then earned his Master of Science degree in Orthodontics from St. Louis University Center for Advanced Dental Education.
Committed to continuing his education, Dr. Brian earns over 50 continuing education credits annually by attending conferences and workshops including the Damon® Forum, the Invisalign® Summit, the SureSmile® educational series, the American Association of Orthodontists conference, and the Orthodontic Education and Research Foundation sessions.
- American Association of Orthodontists
- Orthodontic Education and Research Foundation
- American Dental Association
- Illinois State Dental Society
- Wabash River Dental Society
- Jefferson County Dental Society
- Greater St. Louis Dental Society
Outside the Office
Dr. Brian moved back to his hometown of Mt. Vernon, IL after living in St. Louis for five years while completing dental school and his orthodontic residency. He and his wife, Jane, love spending time with their two young children, Eddie and Marie.
Dr. Brian, like his dad, supports many local youth groups and Christian organizations including the YMCA, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Brennan Klein Field Foundation, United Way of South Central Illinois, Angels on Assignment, United Methodist Children's Home, and Court-Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA).
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