Meet Dr. Trammell

Dennis W. Trammell, D.M.D., M.S.D.

Dennis loves his work. He loves the transformations accomplished with his orthodontic treatment. He especially enjoys the relationships developed with his patients and their families. Everyday Dennis feels honored to be a part of his patient's lives while providing the best possible orthodontic care.

Dennis has been practicing orthodontics in Eugene since 1995. Dennis received a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland where he graduated with high academic honors. He also received clinical honors and was named to Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society. He earned a Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD) degree and his Certificate in Orthodontics from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco. The orthodontic faculty awarded Dennis the UOP Orthodontic Resident Clinical Excellence award. During his training, Dennis completed original research in clinical orthodontics. This research was published in the Angle Orthodontist a major scientific orthodontic journal. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association and the Oregon Dental Association. He has held several elected offices for the Lane County Dental Society and is a former President of the Tri County Orthodontic Research Group, a Portland based study club. Dennis gets together regularly to discuss patient care with his colleagues and his study club. Additionally, Dennis keeps current by routinely attending valuable continuing education courses.

Prior to his professional training, Dennis received his undergraduate education at UCLA and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business/Economics. He subsequently worked as a tax accountant before pursuing his dream of becoming an orthodontist. He moved to Oregon in 1989 and is very happy living in Eugene. Dennis and his wife Amber have a daughter (Evelyn) and a son (Graham). Dennis spends much of his time supporting his children’s activities. Together the family enjoys RV camping, ATV riding, soccer, and horseback riding. Dennis continues to be a proud sponsor and volunteer for several community based projects.