Meet the Doctor
Dr. George E. Morris, Jr. is a Champaign, Illinois native who graduated from University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign with a major in Biology in 1980. He received his Doctorate of Dental Science degree from University of Illinois Dental School-Chicago with honors in 1984. He continued on and completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Residency at the U of I Chicago, graduating in 1988. He completed rotations in anesthesia, general surgery, emergency medicine, trauma, among others at Cook County Hospital, Westside VA and University of Illlinois Hospital.
Dr. Morris is a Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (1992) and a Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (1992).
Dr. Morris is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Society of Anethesiology, International College of Oral Implantologists, Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the Illinois State Dental Society. He is past President of South Suburban Chicago Dental Society. He serves as a member of the Anesthisia Review Commitee for AAOMS. He previously assisted in clinical education at Northwestern University Dental School and at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry. He donates services for PADs and Donated Dental Services to give back to the less fortunate.
While not in the office Dr. Morris can be found running, biking, or fishing. Sports and music are also high on the entertainment list. Traveling is enjoyed in all forms, from canoeing the Boundary Waters to exploring Rome’s side streets. He resides in Flossmoor with his wife, Denise, where they happily raised their three children, Matthew, Veronica and Madeline.