John Kharouf, DDS, MS

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences

John Kharouf

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-9202

Fax 612-626-9772

Office Address:
6-324 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

DDS, Marquette University, School of Dentistry, 1985

MS, Certification (orthodontics), University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, 1992

Marquette University Chemistry Major

Certificate, General Practice Residency, Langley Regional Medical Center, Langely AFB, VA, 1986


Dr. Kharouf received his dental degree from Marquette University in 1985 and completed a GPR in the US Air Force in 1986. He practiced general dentistry at USAF Hahn AB, West Germany until 1990. In 1992, he received his Certificate and Master’s degree in Orthodontics from the University of Iowa and began practicing orthodontics in Tokyo at Yokota AB. Dr. Kharouf left the USAF for private practice in Rapid City, SD in 1995. During this time, he served in multiple positions in the SD Society of Orthodontics and as Director for SD to the American Association of Orthodontists. In addition, he formed and served as director of the nonprofit St. Francis Mission Dental Clinic in 2012. Dr Kharouf has lectured and taught overseas and in the USA including the Roth Williams post graduate orthodontic course at the University of Detroit. 



Dental and Facial Asymmetries: A Review. S. Bishara, P. Burkey, J. Kharouf. Angle Orthodontist 1994; 64; 2; 89-98

Dental and Facial Asymmetries, Chapter 29, S. Bishara, P. Burkey, J. Kharouf, A. Athanasiou in Textbook of Orthodontics, Samier E. Bishara,, Saunders, 2001