Get to know your board-certified oral surgeon, Dr. John Shillingburg.
Meet Dr. Shillingburg
John C. Shillingburg, DDS, is proud to be a native Texan. After graduating from Texas A&M with a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science and from the University of Texas Dental School in San Antonio with a doctorate degree in dental science, Dr. Shillingburg completed a general dentistry residency at Fort Carson in Colorado.
Dr. John and his wife, Carrie, live in the Flower Mound area and have four children: twins, Caleb and Jacob, son, Joseph, and daughter, Karis. The family enjoys church activities, spending time outdoors, and water sports.
Dr. Shillingburg earned his advanced degree in oral surgery from Brooke Army Medical Center in Fort Sam Houston, then received certification from, and is a diplomate of, the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2007. He is trained and credentialed in dentoalveolar surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, dental implant surgery, orthognathic surgery, facial reconstructive oral surgery, and dental anesthesiology.
Dr. Shillingburg is the Director of the DFW Study Club, an affiliate chapter of the Seattle Study Club. In January of 2015 at the annual Study Club’s Symposium, he and the DFW Study Club received the ‘Rookie Club of the Year’ award.
Dr. Shillingburg also holds membership with the American Dental Association and is a Diplomate of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. Additionally, he has been nominated by his peers for several awards including ‘Texas Super Dentist’ and ‘D Magazine Best Dentist.’