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Meet Dr. Kit

Kitichai Rungcharassaeng

Orthodontist DDS, MS

Dr. Kitichai Rungcharassaeng DDS, MS ( Dr. Kit) is the Orthodontist at Dr. Brightman's Office he graduated from Chulaongkorn University Bangkok, Thiland, received his Degree in Prosthodontics from Boston University School of Dental Medicine, then continued his education at Loma Linda University where he received his Masters Degree in Advanced Education in Implant Dentistry and also received his Masters Degree in Advanced Education in Orthodontics. Dr. Kit is the assistant professor at Loma Linda School of Dentisrty, He also teaches mini implant placement for minor tooth movement for American Orthodontic Supply Company.  Dr. Kit has several publications in the Refereed Journal and he has also has completed several scientific presentations.

Education

•1985 - 1991 DDS Degree: Faculty of Dentisrty, Chulaongkorn University Bangkok, Thailand

•1992 - 1994 CAGS Program in Prosthodontics, Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MS

•1995 - 1998 MS Program in Advanced Education in Implant Dentistry , Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Loma Linda, CA

•2004 - 2006 MS Program in Advanced Education in Orthodontics, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Loma Linda, CA

Academic Appointments

•1998 - 2004 Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Loma Linda, CA

•2004 - Present Associate Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Loma Linda, CA 

Honors & Awards

•1986: Freshman Outstanding academic Record Award

•1994: Graduated with DDS degree, Second Class Honor

•1996: Nominated for inclusion in the National Dean's List

•2003: Judson C. Hickey Scientific Writing Award