Dr. Robert F. Morrison
CEO and Clinical Director
Dr. Morrison founded the practice after returning from being stationed with the U.S. Navy in England with the goal of providing genuine and compassionate care for the families of Williamsburg and the greater Hampton-Roads area.
The practice has grown to incorporate some of the latest dental technologies as well as continue to provide extensive and patient-oriented care for families and individuals. With a great team of Williamsburg dentists and staff, the offices of Morrison Dental Group pride themselves on the personal attention and skill that they can offer their patients. Dr. Morrison graduated from Southern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry in 1979. He attended Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 1982, completing a post-doctoral residency in Comprehensive Dentistry. He served as a dental officer ashore and afloat from 1982-1991 in the U.S. Navy and was the dentistry department head afloat the U.S.S. Guam. Dr. Morrison was head of the Pediatric Department from 1987-1988, Dental Clinic, Norfolk Naval Station, Norfolk, Virginia.
Dr. Morrison is married to Alison, who serves as Morrison Dental Group’s CFO. They have two sons: Frank, a LCDR in the United States Coast Guard and Alex, who also works with Morrison Dental Group as the Chief Compliance Officer. In his spare time, Dr. Morrison is a dedicated family man and enjoys fishing on the Chesapeake Bay, as well as kayaking and restoring British MG cars.
Dr. Morrison is a member of the ADA, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, The VDA, the PDA, and the International College of Dentistry.
Dr. Michelle Brutten
Dr. Michelle Brutten grew up in Brazil, where she also attended Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) for her undergraduate degree and her dental school training. She completed her residency at the University of Connecticut. Dr. Brutten was drawn to dentistry when her dad and brother both decided to be dentists.
That inspired her to follow in their footsteps. What she loves most in dentistry is all the aesthetics that go with transforming a smile. Dr. Brutten is a member of the ADA.
Dr. Brutten is happily married to her husband, Christopher. Dr. Brutten describes herself as fun, smart, and funny with a big personality. In her free time, she likes to play tennis and snowboard, and do anything outside that is adventurous. A fun fact about Dr. Brutten is that she also received her law degree from Brazil.
Kristan began working for Morrison Dental Group in November of 2018. She was born and raised in Portsmouth and has spent her entire career in the dental field.
Her interest was sparked at the age of 13 after she underwent jaw surgery. Kristan joined MDG as an office coordinator after spending many years as a treatment coordinator at an orthodontic office. She most enjoys interacting with our patients and getting to know them personally as they go through treatment. In her spare time, you can find Kristan by the softball field with her daughter or on the beach.