Little Urban Smiles 
Little Urban Smiles 

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Meet Dr. Olson

Meet our orthodontist Dr. Robert Olson
Dr. Olson is a life long resident of St. Louis. He and his wife, Peggy, have four adult
children and seven grandchildren. Dr. Olson has spent his entire professional career
in the private practice of orthodontics, and is privileged to join Little Urban Smiles.​​
Dr. Olson received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University, St. Louis,
and a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri School of
Dentistry, where he received Omicron Kappa Upsilon academic honors. He
completed his orthodontic residency at Washington University School of Dental
Medicine, and received a Master of Science degree during his residency.
Dr. Olson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. He is a member of
the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association and the
Greater St. Louis Dental Society. Dr. Olson was an Assistant Professor of
Orthodontics at Washington University and member of the St. Louis Children’s
Hospital Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Deformities Institute for fifteen years. Dr.
Olson has also been a lifetime member of the Washington University Orthodontic
Study Group.