Kevin D. Morse, DDS

Kevin Morse, DDS, was born and raised in Saginaw, Michigan.  He graduated from Michigan State University and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physiology from the Lyman Briggs College.  He then attended dental school at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry.  Upon completion of dental school, Dr. Morse proudly served his country for 11 years as an officer in the United States Navy. He completed a general practice residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego.  He then served 2 years as the Dental Officer aboard USS RUSHMORE (LSD 47).  He went on to complete his 4-year oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at the National Capital Consortium (National Naval Medical Center/Water Reed Army Medical Center) in Bethesda, Maryland and Washington, DC.  While he was in residency, he was privileged to care for our sailors, soldiers, airmen, and marines injured during combat in Iraq and Afghanistan.

After completion of his residency, Dr. Morse served 3 years as the oral and maxillofacial surgeon for the 3rd Dental Battalion in Okinawa, Japan.  There he provided care for sailors, marines, and their family members stationed in Okinawa.  During his last year in the Navy, he served at Naval Station Great Lakes providing oral surgery services to incoming recruits.

After serving in the Navy, Dr. Morse and his family moved home to Michigan; when he joined Kalamazoo Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in July 2010.  Dr. Morse is happily married to his wife, Christine, whom he met at Michigan State University.  They have 3 children—Canyon, Emory, and Georgia.

Dr. Morse loves playing sports, especially ice hockey, basketball, volleyball, and golf.  He enjoys attending live music shows, traveling, and simply spending time on the lake.  He has received praise from his patients for his calming bedside manner, and he greatly enjoys serving all members of the southwest Michigan communities.

Professional Affiliations

  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology
  • Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Michigan Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Michigan Dental Association
  • Kalamazoo Valley District Dental Society