Meet Our Dentist, Dr. Gene McCormick
Dr McCormick began his education at San Diego State University where he received his Bachelors degree. Upon completion, he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University College of Dentistry. He later attended the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine as a physician resident in General Anesthesia.
Dr McCormick is committed to his own professional development and attends 2-3 weeks of advanced education per year. He has spent over 400 hours at the Pankey Institute in Florida. He has also attended the McGarry Institute in Oklahoma City for a mini-residency in Dental Implants, implant courses at the Oklahoma School of Dentistry & International Implant Congress, as well as Dental Implant Courses at the Kois Institute. Dr McCormick graduated from the Kois Institutes nine 3-day comprehensive courses at the Kois Institute in Seattle in 2010. These courses covered advanced Treatment Planning, Biomechanics, Restorative/Periodontal Interface, and Functional Occlusion I and II.
July, 2014 was highlighted by the Annual Kois Symposium at the Kois Institute in Seattle.
Dr. McCormick attended the Pikos 3-day Symposium in Florida in April, 2014, led by many top surgeons.
January, 2015, Our entire staff attended a most excellent bone grafting course given by Dr. Daniel Holtzclaw.
Dr McCormick also studied under Joseph Massad in implant and removable dentures. He has studied at the Head, Neck & Facial Pain Clinic at the University of Florida too. Dr McCormick studies several hours weekly independently to remain current in all areas of dental therapy.
Upon meeting Dr McCormick you will quickly recognize his commitment excellent patient care. One of his top priorities is communication with each of his patients to best recognize their dental needs. He treats his patients with the honesty and compassion and goes out of his way to help his each individual meet his or her dental goals. With over 40 years of experience, Dr McCormicks dedication to the field of dentistry and his patients is clear.
Dr McCormick is married to his high school sweetheart, Bonnie, of over 40 years. He has three lovely children. One of his children is a fellow dentist, one an I.T. Director, and one a Treatment Coordinator at Dr McCormicks office.