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Meet Dr. Shingler :: Bio

Cosmetic Leader
Dr. Donald C. Shingler is the founder of Smile Art Center and he has found his calling in the field
of cosmetic dentistry.  His advanced studies have included Case Western Reserve University and
the prestigious Las Vegas Institute. 

"Best Cosmetic Dentist" - Scene magazine
"Top Northeast Ohio Dentist" - Northern Ohio Live magazine

In 1995 Dr. Shingler contributed greatly to his profession when he published the Blue Book - OTC and Rx Reference.  This pharmaceutical reference book elevated the level of patient care in the United States and created a new category in dental publishing.  He has also authored an American Dental Association approved continuing education course for dentists.

Delta College :: Associate in Science
Ohio State University :: Bachelor of Science
Case Western Reserve University :: Doctor of Dental Surgery
United States Air Force University :: Officer Training School

Certificates in Advanced Dentistry

Las Vegas Institute :: Certificate in Advanced Functional Dentistry 
Air Force Postgraduate Dental School :: Certificate in Oral Medicine

Certificates in Esthetics
Discus Dental :: Certificate in Zoom Teeth Whitening
Align Technologies :: Certificate in Invisalign Orthodontics


Military Service
Dr. Shingler is a member of the Air Force Theater Hospital of the 22nd Air Force.  The hospital consists of surgeons, optometrists, dentists, nurses, technicians, and medical administrators;
together they form a mobile hospital, ready to deploy.

     910th Medical Squadron Patch

910th Airlift Wing Youngstown Air Reserve Station ::
Fact Sheet
910th Airlift Wing :: Wikipedia

Military Humanitarian Missions
Joint Taskforce Razorback 2011 :: Army :: IRT :: Arkansas
Delta Care 2011 :: Air Force :: MEDRETE SouthCom :: Nicaragua
Alabama Black Belt 2012 :: Air National Guard :: IRT :: Alabama
Operation Bulldog 2013 :: Air Force :: IRT :: Mississippi
Arctic Care 2014 :: Air National Guard :: Kodiac Island, Alaska

The IRT and MEDRETE are US military humanitarian missions that deliver medical, dental,
optometric, nutrition, and other  health services to medically underserved and impoverished areas
of the United States (IRTs) and overseas (MEDRETEs).

Military Awards and Decorations
Army Commendation Medal
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
Air Force Longevity Service Award
National Defense Service Medal
Global War On Terror Service Medal
Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon
Air Force Training Ribbon

You may follow Dr. Shingler on Twitter at Air Force Dentist.

Medical Associations
Association of Military Surgeons of the United States
Academy of General Dentistry
American Dental Association


As a civic-leader, Dr. Shingler is the creator of community initiatives;
Benefit Cleveland, Cleveland Now and the Cleveland Retail Commission.

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