Dr. Brent McFarland
Dr. Brent McFarland was born in Birmingham, Alabama and moved to Dothan after completing his education. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Birmingham - Southern College and then went on to the University of Alabama where he received his D.M.D. and was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Society.
His specialty training, which required an additional two years of postgraduate studies in the field of orthodontics, was completed at the University of Pennsylvania. During his training he was awarded the opportunity to present his research paper to the faculty at the University of Pennsylvania Dental School, After receiving his Certificate of Orthodontics in 1975 Dr. McFarland moved to Dothan where he has been in the exclusive practice of orthodontics.
Dr. McFarland is a member in good standing of the American Associations of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, the Third District Dental Society, the Southern Association of Orthodontists, the Alabama Dental Association and the University of Alabama Alumni Association. Dr. McFarland regularly attends various lectures, continuing education courses, and seminars hosted by local, regional, and national professional orthodontic organizations. He also has attended multiple mini residencies such as; UNC, F.A.C.O.E., F.A.R.O.T. and the University of Pacific, to further develop his skills and knowledge in orthodontics.
In the Wiregrass area Dr. McFarland is perpetually involved in many activities supporting education, youth athletics, club and church activities and the culture of our community. When Dr. McFarland is not busy putting smiles on faces he enjoys golfing, exercising and Alabama football. Spending time with his family, which includes his son Matt and his wife Helen, daughter Aubrie, her husband Matt and his new little grandbaby Iley,is his biggest joy.