Dr.Kurt received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Kansas and graduated from UMKC's Dental School with a DDS degree. After completing a two-year residency in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, he went into practice with his dad and is also a Clinical Professor at the UMKC School of Dentistry in the Department of Orthodontics. Dr. Kurt is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. An area native and graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School, Kurt and his wife, Susan, are raising their children, Henry and Lucy, in Leawood.
"Giving our patients the same care and attention we would like to receive is our ultimate goal. There is tremendous satisfaction in meeting and exceeding our patients expectations. It's especially fun working with our young patients, and those patients who are young at heart - they are so energetic and motivated; they put a smile on my face."
- Dr. Kurt Hoffman
Our Founder - Dr. Bill began his career in orthodontics 45 years ago. He practiced with his son, Dr. Kurt Hoffman for 17 of those years before retiring. Hoffman Orthodontics is now serving 2nd and 3rd generations of our families.
Dr. Bill -completed his pre-dental education at the University of Kansas and then continued on to the University of Missouri Kansas City for two degrees, a DDS in General Dentistry and a Masters in Orthodontics. He served as a dentist in the U.S. Navy assigned to The Marine Corps, taught Orthodontics as a Clinical Professor at UMKC, and has published articles in the "American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics". A native of Pratt, Kansas, he enjoys golf, gardening, and travel.