Dr. Joel Shields, DDS

Dr. Joel Shields, DDS

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Dr. Joel Shields, DDS is a pediatric dentistry practitioner in Sunnyvale, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Texas A&M University Health Science Center / Baylor College of Dentistry in 1979 and practices pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

192 S Collins Rd Ste 102

Sunnyvale, TX 75182

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Dr. Shields' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shields "Dr. Joel Shields has been setting the standards for delivering high quality pediatric dental care since 1984. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University before receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor College of Dentistry. He went on to complete his pediatric dentistry specialty training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatic Dentistry, Dr. Shields maintains memberships with such professional organizations as the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Southwest Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association, just to name a few. Dr. Shields is dedicated to helping his young patients achieve and maintain a beautiful, healthy smile that will last a lifetime. "
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This content was provided by Dr. Shields "Dr. Shields is supported by a team of professionals who are dedicated to providing each patient with the compassionate and individualized care they come to expect and deserve. Our team includes a Registered Dental Hygienist who is skilled in the latest dental techniques to ensure your child receives the highest level of care. We strive to stay up-to-date of the latest advancements available in pediatric dentistry by attending annual continuing eduaction courses, including the Dallas County Southwest Dental Conferences and American Dental Association Annual Sessions."

6  Practice Areas

  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Sedation Dentistry

15  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Texas A&M University Health Science Center / Baylor College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Nebraska Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of Nebraska / College of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Shields' Reviews

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Went in today for the first time for consult I was very satisfied with all the staff every one there was so sweet and Dr. Shields was patient and very understanding with my son I would definitely keep coming back for future visits
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Sep 13, 2018
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Lindsay enjoys going to see Dr. Shields & his staff. They make the dental visit fun & comfortable. The staff makes each kid feel special. Thank you!
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Stephanie D – Aug 06, 2018
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Dr. Shields has the touch to making the dental experience with my special needs daughter a positive one. She no longer objects to going to the Dentist!
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Carol Battalora – Jul 12, 2018
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I absolutely love Dr. Shields and his staff! My daughter had a terrible toothache and his staff worked very hard to get everything set up to see her within one hour of my call! His staff was very nice and helpful, making sure that my daughter and I understood step by step what would happen during...Read More
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Janice Childs in Mesquite, TX – Jun 22, 2018
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Dr. Shields and all his staff are very helpful and work hard to mark sure that all my child's dental needs are met. He has been our dentist for many years and also provided braces and all orthodontic care while my son had braces. His staff makes it easy to schedule appointments and work with you...Read More
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Becky Meador for Ryan Meador – May 24, 2018
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