Meet Dr. Sjursen, Your Premium Orthodontist

Dr. Robert Sjursen is committed to providing the highest quality orthodontic care. His practice philosophy is to treat every patient like a member of his own family. He enjoys getting to know his patients and having them become a part of his "practice family" as they receive orthodontic treatment.

Hillsboro Orthodontics is your experienced Franklin & Thompson's Station, TN orthodontic provider . Call our office today to schedule your first appointment with our premium orthodontist!


Dr. Sjursen, a native of Long Island New York, has been serving Middle Tennessee since 1993. Before coming to Tennessee, Dr. Sjursen received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from The State University of New York at Stony Brook, where he graduated at the top of his class. He went on to complete his orthodontic residency at

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Tennessee Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Tennessee Dental Association
  • Nashville Dental Society
  • In addition, Dr. Sjursen has received numerous awards for academic and clinical excellence, including memberships in the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society. Dr Sjursen has published numerous articles on orthodontic treatment planning, growth and development, diagnosis, and biomechanics in professional journals including the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

    Outside of the practice..

    Dr. Sjursen, and his wife Dina, have two children, Ava and Mia. They live in Franklin where they enjoy biking, running, and other outdoor activities. Dr. Sjursen's enjoys fly fishing and cycling. He also loves the time he spends with his family, and looks forward to reading and drawing with his daughters.


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