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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Howard Shapiro, DDS

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Shapiro, DDS is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

My Mission

“To provide total quality dentistry in a professional and reliable way. To help my patients achieve optimal oral health status, while providing them with the most favorable dental experiences possible.”

Education

University of Missouri-Kanas City, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Kansas City, MO (1995)

University of Nebraska Medical Center, General Practice Residency – Omaha, NE (1996)

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Shapiro was a member of the Spear Study Club from 2014 to 2015. He enjoys taking continuing education classes and is always looking for opportunities to advance his clinical skills and better serve his patients. Dr. Shapiro is also an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Shapiro was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. 

Liz Garrison, DDS

“Be the reason someone smiles today.”

My Mission

“My mission is to provide my patients with the highest quality of dental care in a comfortable and welcoming environment.”

Education

Kansas State University – Manhattan, KS

Colby Community College – Colby, KS

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry – Kansas City, MO

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Garrison has received advanced training in both E4D and CEREC. She is also Invisalign Certified.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Garrison can be found spending quality time with her family, going to the lake, running, riding motorcycles, golfing, cooking or baking.