DR Michael Wilkinson DDS
Dr. Wilkinson is from the local area. He graduated from Glendale High School ('67), after which he joined the US Marine Corps. He was released from active duty in 1971 but continued with reserve duty until 1980. While he attended Arizona State University he considered a Master's degree in Biomedical Electrical Engineering before he was accepted into dental school. He then attended the University of the Pacific's prestigious School of Dentistry, receiving his dental degree in 1980. He returned to Arizona in 1980 and established his family dental practice in the Phoenix metropolitan area.
He has participated in extensive professional education programs that focused on occlusion, TMJ, orthodontics, and implantology. Having established his practice in 1980, he has treated thousands of patients in the Phoenix area. He utilizes all of this education and experience with each patient as he provides He is friendly, caring and can easily explain the most complex issues in a manner that is easy to understand. Beyond excellent dentistry, his personal experience in the arts gives him a special talent for cosmetic techniques and creating the most beautiful smiles.
Dr. Wilkinson continues to attend many hours of courses every year, far beyond the necessary amount required to maintain licensure. They include lectures, hands-on courses, and practice management programs. Staff members also learn from each other and from their patients on a daily basis.
Dr. Wilkinson supports organized dentistry and the way organizations promote the health of our citizens. He is a member of the Central Arizona Dental Society, Arizona Dental Society, and the American Dental Association.
With constant improvements in equipment, materials, and techniques, it is vitally important to commit time to keep learning. Dr Wilkinson has made that commitment and is highly educated in the most advanced dental techniques.
Tucson, AZ 85739