Dr. Keith Shankle, DDS of Dental Care of Muskogee is dedicated to providing complete dental care to his patients whether it’s a routine check-up, dealing with a toothache or looking for cosmetic dentistry, including dental implants.
Dr. Shankle was born in Muskogee and graduated from Hulbert High School before graduating with honors and earning a bachelor’s degree in Organismic Biology from Northeastern State University. He then was accepted to The University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. Excelling in both the didactic and clinical portions, Dr. Shankle graduated with distinction, ranking among the top ten doctors and receiving a Doctorate in Dental Surgery degree. Electing to return to his hometown in 2007, he and his wife Michelle, were glad to settle close to home to join Dental Care of Muskogee.
Dr. Shankle is dedicated to furthering his education and keeping up with current technology. He consistently exceeds the minimum continuing education requirements mandated for practicing dentists, helping to insure his patients are receiving the most up-to-date quality care. He has received advanced training in leadership, TMJ therapy, cosmetic dentistry, various dental surgeries, orthodontics, endodontics, dental lasers & implants. His true passion is helping people and anything surgical. “Implants, Root Canals and difficult extractions are my favorites,” he says. Dr. Shankle is a member of The Oklahoma Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Orthodontic Society & Academy of General Dentistry.
Having two small children of his own at home, he is especially talented at working with kids. A BIG kid himself, Dr. Shankle is an accomplished outdoorsman who enjoys his very large extended family, attending Cornerstone Fellowship, loves hunting of all kinds, and fishing. When not outdoors hunting, he thoroughly enjoys trying to continue his father’s legacy of hard work and love of cattle ranching.