- About Us
- Why Dr. Kassman?
Originally from the Bronx in New York, Dr. Kassman, warmly known as Dr. Kaz, has lived in Tucson for over 30 years.
Working in the field of orthodontics allows Dr. Kassman to help people gain confidence and change their lives by improving their smile. Knowing that he has played a role in shaping the smiles of his patients is his favorite part of the job.
“I enjoy working with kids and being able to relate to them on their level. It keeps me young! Basically, I get to have a great time while earning a living, and there is really nothing more I could ask for.”
Dr. Kassman, received his bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from Tulane University. He received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Tufts University’s School of Dental Medicine, and completed his general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Northport, NY. Continuing his education, Dr. Kassman earned his Certificate in Orthodontics from Columbia University.
His dedication to the profession of orthodontics drives Dr. Kassman to continue his education, taking courses to improve his professional skills and keep up with new techniques and technological advances that make orthodontics more efficient and effective.
In addition, Dr. Kassman takes courses in behavioral management to help him better understand his patients, and communicate with each one as an individual.
His belief that it is our responsibility to always continue to learn and educate ourselves, Dr. Kassman offers in-office seminars to local dentists and hygienists about the importance of orthodontic treatment.
Dr. Kassman is married to Laurie, and together, they have three children, Dylan, Stacey, and Alexandria. He enjoys watching sports, especially all of the New York teams. He loves playing basketball with Dylan, and spending time with his family and friends. He is also active in the community, sponsoring youth sports, boys’ choir, and ballet, as well as coaching little league and soccer and umpiring baseball.
Come experience Kassman Orthodontics and you will see we offer effective and state-of-the-art orthodontics to patients in and around Tucson, Marana, San Manuel, Catalina, Red Rock, Oracle, Sahuarita, Avra Valley, Vail, Green Valley and Rio Rico, Arizona (AZ) – and we do it with a smile!
Dr. Kassman understands the importance of a smile you can share with confidence. Additionally, he wants you to feel confident with your decision for your journey to your best smile ever. Here are a few ways to get started: