Meet Dr. Kim Forrest

Education and Experience

Dr. Kim K. Forrest graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1979. He was accepted to the top dental program in the nation and graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School in 1983 with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery. He practiced family dentistry and orthodontics for 14 years before specializing in orthodontics.

In addition to three different two-year continuing education courses in orthodontics, Dr. Forrest attended the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental Branch at Houston Graduate Orthodontic Program. From 1997 to 1999, he was the chief resident of orthodontics. Dr. Forrest graduated at the top of his class and holds a certificate in postgraduate orthodontics and a Master of Science in orthodontics from UTHSC at Houston, as well.

Honors and Awards

Dr. Forrest has received numerous awards for his research in orthodontics, published articles on surgical orthodontics, and holds several patents. Most recently, he was voted one of “Texas’s Top Dentists, Specialist in Orthodontics” in the November 2006 issue of Texas Monthly and voted “Top Doc” in H Houston Magazine. Dr. Forrest had the honor of teaching graduate orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics as an associate clinical professor at the University of Texas Dental School in Houston.

Professional Affiliations

Outside the Office

Dr. Forrest and his three daughters — Austin, Skyler, and Summer — along with his grandson Ethann all reside in the Katy area. Dr. Forrest is an avid supporter of the Katy area schools and their organizations.

A few kind words…

“I am so happy to have Dr. Forrest and his staff to help me with my teeth, and making sure my smile stays beautiful. Thank you for always making me feel at home. Everyone there is so amazing! ”

“Efficient, professional, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, describes Forrest Orthodontics and sets them apart from other practices. Dr Forrest, his associates, and staff set the bar of excellence high! ”

“Great place! I cannot think of one dental and orthodontics place that is better than Forrest Orthodontics! I feel like my teeth are even more healthier, thanks to Dr. Kim Forrest! ”

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