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Dr. Brian W. Kurtzner

Dr. Brian W. Kurtzner


Winning Smiles is excited to introduce Dr. Brian W. Kurtzner to our team! Dr. Kurtzner was born and raised just outside of Albany, NY. After high school he was accepted into a competitive 7-year combined degree program; first receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in chemistry from Le Moyne College, and then continuing on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 2013. In dental school Dr. Kurtzner completed research in the field of bone biology and participated in many outreach events including a service trip to rural Appalachia in Tennessee. He graduated magna cum laude with a minor in esthetics, was awarded the American Association of Orthodontists Award and inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society .  

Dr. Kurtzner pursued his specialty training in orthodontics, also at the University at Buffalo. During this 3-year residency he completed his master’s thesis in the field of lingual orthodontics, which is braces on the tongue-side of your teeth, attained Invisalign certification, and attended numerous additional continuing education courses around the country. is currently a member of the American Dental Association, 8th District Dental Society, New York State Dental Association, and American Association of Orthodontics.

Growing up as a patient, and later an employee of his uncle's Orthodontic practice in Albany, Dr. Kurtzner has awlays held a strong appreciation for the impact of orthodontics in patients' lives. He strives to provide the highest quality care for his patients and feels privileged to help them achieve beautiful smiles.

Dr. Kurtzner and his wife Justine, a nurse practitioner at Roswell, reside in the Elmwood Village area of Buffalo. He is a strong supporter of the Buffalo Bills, Sabres, and 'Cuse basketball. He enjoys hiking, skiing, traveling as well as spending time with family and friends.