Dr. Robert W. DeShields Orthodontist

Orthodontics for Children & Adults 440-572-27777

Dr. Robert W. DeShields




Undergraduate Studies - Miami, University, Oxford Ohio, and John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio

Dental School- The Ohio State University, Graduated with Honors-upper 5% of Class. Inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Scholarship Society. Mosby Scholarship Award Recipient.

Military - Served 3 years in the United States Air Force as a general dentist obtaining experience in all aspects of dentistry.


Orthodontic Training-The Ohio State University, College of Dentristry-Department of Orthodontics. Two year full time program to qualify for specialty status in orthodontics as recognized by the American Dental Association.   Also received a Master's Degree for his thesis pertaining to the "Histopathology of tooth movement". This thesis which was expanded by further studies at the Bolton Foundation at Case Western Reserve College of Dentistry and was published in the Journal "Angle Orthodontist". It has been also used as a reference in many orthodontic textbooks and journal articles on the subject.  Dr. DeShields has also had other articles published in dental journals and publications.

Practice- Since completion of his orthodontic training, Dr. DeShields has been practicing orthodontics exclusively accruing many years of valuble experience.


Affiliations- Dr. DeShields is a member in good standing in the American Dental Assocation and the American Association of Orthodontics and their affiliate organizations.

Personal- Dr. DeShields is married with 3 children. He enjoys "do it yourself" projects, golf on occasion, and is an avid "Ohio State Buckeye" fan


Staff:  All chairside dental auxillaries have attended formal training and hold licences in dental radiology.



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18910 Weatwood Dr, Strongsville Ohio