Russell S. Homer, DDS
Dr. Homer graduated with high honors from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, California, in the top ten percent of his class. He received the Highest Clinical Scholarship for top clinical performance in all dental disciplines. He is a member of the Tau Kappa Omega and Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Societies, which recognize scholarship and character in dentistry.
Dr. Homer was born and raised in Utah’s Salt Lake area. He graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Medical Biology and a minor in Biochemistry. He has received additional course and clinical training in implant placement and restoration, cosmetics, Invisalign®, and complex restorative techniques. He is committed to lifelong learning and pursuing excellence in all he does. He is an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. He is also an Eagle Scout.
At the University of the Pacific, he actively participated in community outreach programs aimed to provide health services to the elderly, youth, and underserved populations. He looks forward to opportunities to reach out and serve the Billings community.
Dr. Homer is the ultimate family man outside of work. He and his wife have three adorable children that keep them on their toes. As a family they enjoy biking, hiking, geocaching, building things, doing yard work, relaxing at home, and worshipping at church on Sundays. He’s also involved in coaching his kids’ sports teams. Dr. Homer believes in a healthy balance of work and play.
The opportunity to make a positive difference in the world is what gets Dr. Homer out of bed each morning, as he enthusiastically pursues strengthening his skills as a husband, father, dentist and person. Dr. Homer is a supporter of the Boy Scouts of America. He and his wife are also advocates for providing dental care to countries with limited access through dental humanitarian missions. He also provides free dental care during Dentistry from the Heart, which is held each February in Billings, and he participates in Brewer Dental Center’s Free Smile Makeover program.
A few fun facts about Dr. Homer include that he is fluent in German, can dunk a basketball, his drink of choice is water, and he is currently in training for his first triathlon. He also knew he wanted to be a dentist since eighth grade!