MARK K. SHIMODA, D.D.S., earned his D.D.S degree from the Temple University School of Dentistry in 1975. He then earned his Certificate in Periodontics from Temple University, School of Graduate Periodontics in 1977.

Dr. Shimoda accepted a full-time teaching position at the University of Colorado, School of Dentistry, Division of Periodontics. In 1982 he went into full-time private practice. While in private practice, he continued to provide services as a teacher at the University of Colorado School of Dentistry.

Dr. Shimoda has been an active member and officer in the Rocky Mountain Society of Periodontists and the Colorado Society of Dental Anesthesiology. He has been a long-time member of the Columbine Periodontal Study Club, Metropolitan Denver Dental Society, Colorado Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Academy of Periodontology.

Dr. Shimoda believes strongly in educating patients concerning the nature of their dental and periodontal problems, their treatment options, and helping patients arrive at the best treatment plan for their particular circumstances.

“Individuals can make the best treatment choices for themselves once they understand the nature of the disease process.” – Dr. Mark Shimoda