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Randy K. Ellis, DDS, MS

Dr. Randy K. Ellis, DDS, MS
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Office: SOD-5130
  • Phone: 713-486-4190
  • Email:
  • Administrative Area(s): Orthodontics
  • Education:

    MS | University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, Houston, TX | 1998, DDS | University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, Houston, TX | 1987, BS | University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN | 1983

Dr. Randy K. Ellis, D.D.S., M.S. earned his B.S. (1983) from the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana. He then earned his D.D.S. (1987), Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry (1989), and M.S. (1998) at the University of Texas at Houston - Dental Branch, Houston, Texas. Dr. Ellis is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and serves as Clinical Professor for the Dental Branch, Department of Orthodontics specializing in Cleft Palate Craniofacial anomalies. Dr. Ellis is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the Southwestern Society of Orthodontics, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. Upon receiving his orthodontic degree, Dr. Ellis is one of the few dually trained specialists in the country; combining an expertise in orthodontics, as well as, in pediatric dentistry.

Dr. Ellis is very dedicated to teaching the orthodontic residents, as well as, caring for his patients in his private practice where he specializes in orthodontics for adults and children.