About

Dr. Russell McFarlane

I’m Dr. Russell McFarlane D.D.S. (Austin, TX native, born and raised.) I attended The University of Texas, where I was a proud member of the Longhorn Singers, and Camp Texas. I am currently serving as a deacon at Covenant Presbyterian Church. Did you know…? A deacon’s role is to take care of people who need your help.

In summer of 2019, McFarlane Dental has welcomed Dr. Kunjumary Kolathu to the team. Keep reading to get to know her.

Get to know Dr. Kunjumary Kolathu.

Dr. Kolathu has lived in the Austin area since 2012. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Christian Medical College India in Dental Surgery and attended the University of Texas Dental School at San Antonio, earning her DDS with teaching honors in 2017. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and Capital Area Dental Society. Dr. Kolathu has been practicing general/family dentistry including restorative and cosmetic dentistry since 2017.
Following her belief in giving back to the community, Dr. Kolathu. has participated in Texas Mission of Mercy Camps in TX and has participated in  several dental mission trips in India to serve those in need. 
She loves spending time with her baby daughter and husband. Her hobbies are outdoors, running, swimming and traveling.
McFarlane Dental’s Team: (top row) Dr. Russell McFarlane, Ashley, Teri, Lisa
(bottom row) Adrianna, Jena, Toni, Dr Kunjumary Kolathu

Our skilled support team: Front Office Staff: Teri and Ashley, Talented Hygienists: Lisa and Toni, Extraordinary Assistants: Jena and Adrianna

Our office has reinvested into the infrastructure of the office adding and integrating new technology every year to further enhance the delivery of dental care and the experience of our patients. Here is a list of the improvements: digital x-rays, clear aligners therapy (Invisalign) for orthodontic care, implant placement, before and after photography of cases, digital appointment reminders (email and text), and conscious sedation for anxious patients, book appointments online, pay online, low-cost fixed payment plans.

I pursued my interest in dentistry by attending The University of Texas Health Science Center UT Dental Branch, in Houston, TX.  I completed dental school and came back home to Austin, where I now practice.  I acquired the practice of Dr. Hal R Moore in August of 2008.