Dr. Terry Rigdon, DDS

Dr. Terry Rigdon, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Terry Rigdon, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from UMKC School of Dentistry in 1978 and practices dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

10010 E 81st St Ste 200

Tulsa, OK 74133

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This content was provided by Dr. Rigdon "Dr. Terry Rigdon is highly regarded nationwide for his skills in dentistry. He routinely provides dental services to his fellow dentists. In addition, he treats patients from all over northeastern Oklahoma, many whom are referred by other dentists. Patients from Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, Illinois, California, even France and the Ukraine (in the former Soviet Union) have sought treatment from Dr. Rigdon. So, why should you choose Dr. Rigdon to fulfill your dental needs? Dr. Rigdon's remarkable level of experience alone makes him stand out from the average dentist. Whether you need cosmetic, dental implants, or denture services,Dr. Rigdon brings years of knowledge and practical application to your dental care. And, if you are interested in using sedation dentistry with any of our dental services, Dr. Rigdon has 16 years of experience in the area. You can relax with the additional comfort of knowing you are under the care of a highly-qualified and experienced dentist. In practice since 1978, Dr. Rigdon is known for his passion for excellence and is commitment to seeking perfection in his patients' care. He provides the highest skill level achievable, utilizes state-of-the-art equipment, and is assisted by a staff that has been specially trained to provide optimal care, all within a comfortable environment. Dr. Rigdon is a graduate of the prestigious Misch Implant Institute and the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. He has completed numerous hours of continuing education in dental advancement pertaining to implant dentistry andcosmetic dentistry. Dr. Rigdon is active in numerous professional organizations and has been recognized by the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry with Diplomat status, which is the most prestigious credential an implantologist can receive. In fact, only three dentists in Oklahoma have achieved Diplomat status, with Dr. Rigdon as the only dentist east of Oklahoma City to receive this honor. Dr. Rigdon has lectured nationally and internationally to dentists and dental laboratory technicians and has published work in professional journals. He feels that helping others achieve a higher level of knowledge and proficiency in dental care is one of the most rewarding parts of his endeavors."


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10  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Endodontics
  • General Dentistry (Dental Assistant)
  • Maxillofacial Prosthodontics
  • Orthodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • 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

19  Procedures

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  • Truman State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • UMKC School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • American Academy of Implant Prosthodontists
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • American Academy of Implant Dentists
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • American Board of Oral Implantology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • American Society of Osseointegration
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Misch Implant Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rigdon's Reviews

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Dr. Rigdon's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is the most meticulous and exacting dentist I have ever had in my lifetime.
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