Russell W. Cyphers, D.D.S.

Clinical Assistant Professor; Clinical Care Coordinator

Dr. Cyphers is a native of Riverside, California.  He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Pacific Union College and obtained his D.D.S. degree from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 1986.  Dr. Cyphers maintained a general dental practice in Phoenix, Arizona until 2011, when he accepted a faculty position at Midwestern University.  Dr. Cyphers is past president of the Arizona Academy of General Dentistry and was a charter member of Synergy Dental Study Club in Phoenix.   He was awarded AGD Fellowship in 2012, and Fellowship in the International College of Dentists in 2016.  Dr. Cyphers is an examiner for dental licensure with CDCA/WREB, and has provided expert dental services and litigation support for law firms in Arizona, Nevada, and Alaska.  Other interests include flying, motorcycles, and the great outdoors.