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Ronald Shelley DMD MAGD

Dr. Shelley

Dr. Ronald Shelley was born and raised in Southern Califorina. He graduated with honors from Brigham Young University in 1976. His dental education came from Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. He received his DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine), with honors, in 1979. His education continued in a General Practice Residency while serving in the United States Army.

After three years active military service, Dr. Shelley started private practice in Frederick, Maryland. In 1994, he relocated to Glendale, Arizona and opened the present office March 1998. In 2011, Dr. Shelley started sharing his time here at Arrowhead Lakes Dentistry with teaching the next generation of dentists at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine as adjunct faculty. In 2014 two honors came his way; he became a diplomat of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy and was awarded the Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition from the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Shelley is acknowledged by a leading dental authority that he "represents the best of our profession, a dentist who cares about his patients and continually learns new techniques to help them with their dental problems."*

Academic awards received by Dr. Shelley include:

Dr. Shelley maintains active membership and professional affiliation with: Dr. Shelley has been a leader in introducing new technology into dentistry which provides higher quality dental restorations and service at less cost and greater patient comfort. He was the seventeenth dentist in the United States to utilize the CEREC technology and the first dentist in Arizona to offer the Biolase Laser and Perfect Start.

Dr. Shelley and his wife, Darlene, have nine children, and seventeen grandchildren. Darlene approves of his hobbies of flying aircraft, ham radio, photography, and computers.

* Dale A. Miles, DDS, MS; Color Atlas of Cone Beam Volumetric Imaging for Dental Applications, Quintessence Publishing Co., Inc., 2008