Get to know Dr. Kevin Ensley

Dr. Kevin Ensley is a native of the Portland area. He graduated cum laude from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Dental School in 1989. He then conducted his general dentistry residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado. After completing his orthodontic residency at OHSU in 1991, Dr. Ensley launched Ensley Orthodontics.

Continuing education is a priority for Dr. Ensley. Each year, he invests three times the required hours in special courses and training. He investigates advanced orthodontic treatments like the  Damon™ Bracket mechanics and studies more efficient methods in orthodontics. Dr. Ensley is deeply committed to providing advanced aesthetics and using advances with Invisalign® treatment. He invests significant time training in occlusion courses. Dr. Kevin Ensley also stays current with industry standards by regularly studying a number of medical and orthodontic journals. He provides leadership by participating in regional and local orthodontic study groups and boards. Dr. Ensley is an expert in utilizing the Invisalign® system and trains other dental professionals in its use.  Dr. Ensley has been awarded the Top Dentist – Orthodontist in Portland award by Portland Monthly magazine every year since 2007!

Dr. Ensley is an active member of these organizations:

– Sunset Study Club and Tri-County Orthodontic Research Group
– Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
– Oregon State Society of Orthodontics
– OHSU Alumni Association

When he’s not in the office helping patients, you’ll find Dr. Ensley outdoors – with a paddle, fishing rod, or ski pole in his hand.