Dr. Ryan Morris was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and raised in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in 2001 from Winona State University. He earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) Degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2006. He participated in dental research throughout dental school, held many leadership positions, and was the recipient of several honors and achievement awards. He graduated from the four-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in 2010.
Dr. Morris joined Centrasota Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in 2010. He was drawn to this practice by the reputation of providing the highest quality and excellence in full-scope surgical care. Dr. Morris is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and has extensive training and experience in all areas of oral and maxillofacial surgery including dental implants, bone and soft tissue grafting, pediatric surgery, facial skeletal reconstruction (orthognathic surgery), impacted tooth removal, and facial trauma. He is currently chairman of the Department of Dentistry at St. Cloud Hospital, and President of St. Cloud Dental Society, and a member of Minnesota Dental Association, American Dental Association, Minnesota Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Dr. Morris' wife Ellen is a general dentist in Sartell. They have two daughters and together are active in all types of outdoor pursuits in the beautiful Central Minnesota area including camping, fishing, kayaking, running, hiking, and snowshoeing.